What does the word passionate mean?

    Part of speech: noun


  • Part of speech: adverb

  • Passionately.

  • Part of speech: adjective

  • Easily moved to anger; excitable; ardent.

Usage examples for passionate

  1. " And so show yourself a fool as well as-" She did not speak the word, but it trembled on the sweet passionate lips. – A Man and His Money by Frederic Stewart Isham
  2. We had a passionate argument, and I declared I would never see her again. – The Diary of a Man of Fifty by Henry James
  3. Even allowing for Clarence's passionate transports you seem to be quite painfully noble in your acquiescence.... – The Wishing-Ring Man by Margaret Widdemer