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impassioned

[im-pash-uh nd] /ɪmˈpæʃ ənd/
adjective
1.
filled with intense feeling or passion; passionate; ardent.
Origin
1595-1605
1595-1605; impassion + -ed2
Related forms
impassionedly, adverb
impassionedness, noun
unimpassioned, adjective
unimpassionedly, adverb
Synonyms
emotional, vehement, fervent, fiery.
Antonyms
apathetic.
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British Dictionary definitions for impassionedly

impassioned

/ɪmˈpæʃənd/
adjective
1.
filled with passion; fiery; inflamed an impassioned appeal
Derived Forms
impassionedly, adverb
impassionedness, noun
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Word Origin and History for impassionedly

impassioned

adj.

c.1600, past participle adjective from impassion.

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