What does the word fervent mean?

    Part of speech: noun

  • Ferventness.

  • Part of speech: adverb

  • Fervently.

  • Part of speech: adjective

  • Burning; hot.

  • Part of speech: adjective

  • Ardent in feeling; fervid.

Usage examples for fervent

  1. But Princess Elizabeth threw herself into her arms, and pressed on the cold, quivering lips of the queen a long, fervent kiss. – Marie Antoinette And Her Son by Louise Muhlbach Official
  2. Before lying down he knelt, clasped his hands, and poured out his soul in fervent prayer. – The Madman and the Pirate by R.M. Ballantyne
  3. You heard that fervent declaration, madam? – Peg Woffington by Charles Reade