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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

Ardent in feeling.

Usage examples (37)
  • It is my fervent hope that my whole life on this earth will ever be tears and laughter.
  • The fervent heat...merely communicated a genial warmth to their half-torpid systems
  • Today, instead of monkey imitations, Poles now engage in fervent chants of "Oli, Oli" when he plays.
  • They joined the gentlemen of the Ashwood Abbey for lunch the next day, who were all in fervent denial that they had anything to do with it. for more
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