fervidness

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fervent or fervid (ˈfɜːvənt, ˈfɜːvɪd)
 
adj
1.  intensely passionate; ardent: a fervent desire to change society
2.  archaic, poetic or boiling, burning, or glowing: fervent heat
 
[C14: from Latin fervēre to boil, glow]
 
fervid or fervid
 
adj
 
[C14: from Latin fervēre to boil, glow]
 
'fervently or fervid
 
adv
 
'fervidly or fervid
 
adv
 
'ferventness or fervid
 
n
 
'fervidness or fervid
 
n

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fervidness

noun
feelings of great warmth and intensity; "he spoke with great ardor" [syn: ardor
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