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Definition 1: feelings of great warmth and intensity - [noun denoting feeling]

Samples where fervour or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • he spoke with great ardor

Synonyms for fervour in the sense of this definition

(fervour is a kind of ...) a strong feeling or emotion

(... is a kind of fervour ) excessive fervor to do something or accomplish some end

"he had an absolute zeal for litigation"

Definition 2: the state of being emotionally aroused and worked up - [noun denoting state]

Samples where fervour or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • his face was flushed with excitement and his hands trembled
  • he tried to calm those who were in a state of extreme inflammation

Synonyms for fervour in the sense of this definition

(fervour is a kind of ...) the arousal of strong emotions and emotional behavior

(... is a kind of fervour ) a state of extreme excitement

"the crowd was at fever pitch"

(... is a kind of fervour ) a state of widespread public excitement and interest

"the news caused a sensation"

(... are attributes of fervour) creating or arousing excitement

"an exciting account of her trip"

(... are attributes of fervour) not exciting

"an unexciting novel" "lived an unexciting life"

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