impassioned

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WordReference Random House Learner's Dictionary of American English © 2019
im•pas•sioned /ɪmˈpæʃənd/USA pronunciation   adj. 
  1. filled with intense feeling or passion:an impassioned plea for forgiveness.
im•pas•sioned•ly, adv. See -pass-2.

WordReference Random House Unabridged Dictionary of American English © 2019
im•pas•sioned  (im pashənd),USA pronunciation adj. 
  1. filled with intense feeling or passion;
    passionate;
    ardent.
im•passioned•ly, adv. 
im•passioned•ness, n. 
  • impassion + -ed2 1595–1605
    emotional, vehement, fervent, fiery.
    apathetic.

WordReference Random House Unabridged Dictionary of American English © 2019
im•pas•sion  (im pashən),USA pronunciation v.t. 
  1. to fill, or affect strongly, with intense feeling or passion;
    inflame;
    excite.
  • Italian impassionare. See im-1, passion
  • 1585–95


Collins Concise English Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers::

impassioned /ɪmˈpæʃənd/ adj
  1. filled with passion; fiery; inflamed: an impassioned appeal

imˈpassionedly adv imˈpassionedness n



impassion /ɪmˈpæʃən/ vb
  1. (transitive) to arouse the passions of; inflame



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