ZELOTYPIA By Nugent, Pam M.S. - April 29, 2013 noun. extreme overzealousness with regard to advocating for a cause. ZELOTYPIA: "One could hardly shame a person for their zelotypia-like qualities as they pertain to causes such as breast cancer research." Related Psychology Terms WIN-LOSE DYNAMIC COPROPHILIA NUMBER GAY LIBERATION VIRAL MARKETING PARAKINESIS PATHOMORPHISM CONCLUSION POLYMORPHISM CONFLICT Cite this page: Nugent, Pam M.S., "ZELOTYPIA," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 29, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/zelotypia/ (accessed June 22, 2017).