Student Thesaurus

One entry found for passion.
Entry Word: passion
Function: noun
Text: 1 a feeling of strong or constant regard for and dedication to someone <they shared such passion that they were married at 18 and have been together for half a century> -- see LOVE 1
2 a strong but often short-lived liking for another person <her passion passed when the next movie star arrived on the scene> -- see CRUSH 1
3 a strong wish for something <a passion to become a doctor> -- see DESIRE
4 a subjective response to a person, thing, or situation <people are sometimes slaves to their own passions> -- see FEELING 1
5 depth of feeling <your passion for your cause is admirable, but you still can't insult people who disagree> -- see ARDOR 1
6 passions plural
general emotional condition <people who are swayed by their passions and not by reason> -- see FEELING 2