ardor, ardour, elan, zeal(noun)
a feeling of strong eagerness (usually in favor of a person or cause)
"they were imbued with a revolutionary ardor"; "he felt a kind of religious zeal"
intense feeling of love
ardor, ardour, fervor, fervour, fervency, fire, fervidness(noun)
feelings of great warmth and intensity
"he spoke with great ardor"
Great warmth of feeling; fervor; passion.
Origin: From ardour, from ardor, from ardere.
heat, in a literal sense; as, the ardor of the sun's rays
warmth or heat of passion or affection; eagerness; zeal; as, he pursues study with ardor; the fought with ardor; martial ardor
bright and effulgent spirits; seraphim
Ardor is the second album by Love Spirals Downwards, an ethereal band on the US record label, Projekt Records. It was originally released in 1994; a remastered version, with extra tracks, was released in 2007.
The numerical value of ardor in Chaldean Numerology is: 7
The numerical value of ardor in Pythagorean Numerology is: 2
Sample Sentences & Example Usage
Learning is not attained by chance, it must be sought for with ardor and attended to with diligence.
Learning is not attained by chance. It must be sought for with ardor and attended to with diligence.
The recent volatility I think has cooled the ardor of some because they are realizing what an unusual instrument the Shanghai Stock Exchange is.
Their bright, resonant sopranos blend impeccably; Davie's Violet tackles the top notes with a delicacy and ardor that emphasize fragility and fear, while Padgett gives Daisy pluck and wit.
She used to drag her mattress besider her low window and lie awake for a long while, vibrating with excitement, as a machine vibrates from speed. Life rushed in upon her through that window - or so it seemed. In reality, of course, life rushes from within, not from without. There is no work of art so big or so beautiful that is was not once all contained in some youthful body, like this one which lay on the floor in the moonlight, pulsing with ardor and anticipation.
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Translations for ardor
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- жар, страст, плам, усърдиеBulgarian
- Feuereifer, Hitze, Begeisterung, ÜberschwangGerman
- pasión, fervor, ardorSpanish
- ardeur, ferveurFrench
- 熱情, 情熱Japanese
- ardoare, ardență, arșiță, ferbințeală, înflăcărare, pasiuneRomanian
- зной, жар, усердие, страсть, жара, пыл, рвениеRussian
- gorljivost, vatrenostSerbo-Croatian
- glöd, iver, passionSwedish
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