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Synonyms of passionate in English:


  • 1 a passionate entreaty
    intense, impassioned, ardent, fervent, vehement, heated, emotional, heartfelt, eager, excited, animated, adrenalized, spirited, energetic, fervid, frenzied, fiery, wild, consuming, violent
    literary perfervid
    [Antonyms] apathetic
  • 2 Elizabeth is passionate about sports
    very keen on, very enthusiastic about, addicted to
    informal mad about, crazy about, hooked on, nuts about, nutso for
  • 3 a passionate kiss
    amorous, ardent, hot-blooded, aroused, loving, sexy, sensual, erotic, lustful
    informal steamy, hot, red-hot, turned on
    [Antonyms] cold
  • 4 a passionate woman
    excitable, emotional, fiery, volatile, mercurial, quick-tempered, high-strung, impulsive, temperamental
    [Antonyms] phlegmatic
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