passionate definition

  • adjective:
    • Capable of, having, or ruled by powerful emotions: a family of enthusiastic characters.
    • Wrathful by temperament; choleric.
    • Marked by strong sexual interest; amorous or lustful.
    • Showing or articulating powerful feeling; ardent: a separate message against injustice.
    • due to or marked by enthusiasm: a teacher that is enthusiastic about the woman topic.
    • fond of powerful experience, sometimes enchanting and/or intimate.
    • Fired with intense experience; ardent, blazing, burning.
    • Capable or susceptible of enthusiasm, or of various passions; effortlessly relocated, excited or agitated; especially, easily relocated to fury; irascible; quick-tempered.
    • described as passion; articulating enthusiasm; ardent in feeling or need; vehement; cozy.
    • Suffering; sorrowful.
    • having or expressing powerful feelings
  • noun:
    • a separate person.
    • person who is highly relocated by passion, especially the enthusiasm of love.
  • verb:
    • To fill with enthusiasm, or with another offered feeling.
  • verb-intransitive:
    • To impact with passion; to impassion.
    • to state feelingly or sorrowfully.
  • others:
    • To impact with enthusiasm; go on to fury, hate, love, etc.
    • To portray with normal emotion or passion; personate.
    • described as passion; exhibiting or revealing passion.
    • Showing or exciting strong feeling; very excited; vehement; warm.
    • influenced by love; used with passion.
    • (d ) psychological; susceptible.
    • (age ) Changeful; capricious; of many moods.
    • (f ) Compassionate.
    • (g ) Sorrowful; pitiful.
    • Synonyms Irritable, an such like. (see irascible), hot-headed, hot, fiery, violent, choleric.
    • Impassioned, ardent, fervent, radiant, burning, impetuous.

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