Ardent

Definition of Ardent

Ar´dent
a.1.Hot or burning; causing a sensation of burning; fiery; as, ardent spirits, that is, distilled liquors; an ardent fever.
2.Having the appearance or quality of fire; fierce; glowing; shining; as, ardent eyes.
3.Warm, applied to the passions and affections; passionate; fervent; zealous; vehement; as, ardent love, feelings, zeal, hope, temper.
An ardent and impetuous race.
- Macaulay.

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