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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

Ardor or intensity of feeling.

Usage examples (35)
  • The speaker needed to calm the fervor of the crowd before actually giving the speech.
  • Before all the Blogs Start I believe that the Palin fervor is more basic then conservative and liberal.
  • That hurtling-along-the-edge fervor is what stamped the early slam with its signature.
  • The so-called “second wave” has breathed new life into a protest that was dwindling in fervor by the day. for more
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