a.1.Capable or susceptible of passion, or of different passions; easily moved, excited or agitated; specifically, easily moved to anger; irascible; quick-tempered; as, a passionate nature.
Homer's Achilles is haughty and passionate.
- Prior.
2.Characterized by passion; expressing passion; ardent in feeling or desire; vehement; warm; as, a passionate friendship.
3.Suffering; sorrowful.
v. i.1.To affect with passion; to impassion.
2.To express feelingly or sorrowfully.
Adj.1.passionate - having or expressing strong emotions
passionless - not passionate; "passionless observation of human nature"
abandoned, ablaze, afire, amative, amatory, amorous, animated, argumentative, aroused, atrabiliar, atrabilious, attracted, avid, belligerent, bilious, blazing, boiling, boiling over, breathless, burning with excitement, cathectic, choleric, combustible, committed, concerned, concupiscent, contentious, cordial, cranky, cross, curious, dedicated, delirious, desirous, devoted, devout, drunk, eager, ejaculatory, emphatic, energetic, erotic, exciting, explosive, exuberant, faithful, fanatic, fanatical, fascinated, febrile, fervent, fevered, feverish, fierce, flaming, flushed, furious, goatish, hard-core, hasty, headlong, hearty, heated, hectic, het up, high-powered, horny, hot, hot-blooded, hot-tempered, hotheaded, huffish, huffy, impassioned, in earnest, in rut, inflamed, intense, intent, intent on, interested, intoxicated, invigorated, irritable, itching, keen, keen on, lascivious, lecherous, libidinous, lickerish, lively, loverlike, loverly, loyal, lustful, madcap, on fire, orgasmic, orgastic, peevish, peppery, perfervid, piqued, precipitate, provoking, prurient, pugnacious, quarrelsome, quick, quick-tempered, randy, ratty, red-hot, resolute, salacious, satyric, scorching, seething, sensual, serious, sex-starved, sexual, sexually excited, sexy, short-tempered, simmering, sincere, snappish, spirited, spunky, steaming, steamy, stimulated, stimulating, stirring, stormy, sultry, tantalized, temperamental, tempestuous, testy, tetchy, tickled, titillated, tornadic, totally committed, touchy, turned-on, unrestrained, unsatisfied, urgent, vehement, vigorous, violent, volatile, volcanic, warm, white-hot, wild, zestful
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