Tikibu: pronunciation dictionary with use examples

Word: impassioned
IPA transcription: [,ɪmp'æʃənd]
Pronunciations of impassioned
adverb meaning of the word
  • 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
  • Everley launched into an impassioned speech.
  • Its impassioned episodes seem to have been afterward inserted.
  • And how difficult it seems to be to write of Chopin except in terms of impassioned prose!
  • Her lover was equally impassioned, but his passion was mingled with feelings of a coarser nature.
  • "I was going to say, impassioned: but perhaps you would have misunderstood the word, and been displeased.
  • And my wild heart answered: 'There has been an impassioned stampede, northward and westward, of all the tribes of Man.
  • Four hundred and twenty pounds had been raised up to tea-time, and it was the impassioned desire of everyone to achieve five hundred.
  • As his poetical faculty became more developed, his profoundly original genius became more marked, and his inspiration more earnest and impassioned.
  • It happened that Beth, whose room was near this rear corridor, had just gone there to dress for dinner, and as she was closing her door she heard a wild, impassioned cry:
  • His root, what he had of a root, was all in Christian's companionship and impassioned appeals, and then in those impressive passages of Scripture that Christian read to him.
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