Tikibu: pronunciation dictionary with use examples

Word: fervid
IPA transcription: [f'ɝvəd]
adverb meaning of the word
  • Synonyms: fervent, fervid
    Meaning: extremely hot; "the fervent heat...merely communicated a genial warmth to their half-torpid systems"- Nathaniel Hawthorne; "set out...when the fervid heat subsides"- Frances Trollope
  • Synonyms: ardent, fervent, fervid, fiery, impassioned, perfervid, torrid
    Meaning: characterized by intense emotion; "ardent love"; "an ardent lover"; "a fervent desire to change society"; "a fervent admirer"; "fiery oratory"; "an impassioned appeal"; "a torrid love affair"
Usage examples
  • But then her husband was, by nature, of a fervid temperament, given to the influence of unexpressed poetic emotions;--and thus subject, in spite of the strength of his will, to much weakness of purpose.