What does fervor mean?

Definitions for fervor
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Princeton's WordNet

  1. ardor, ardour, fervor, fervour, fervency, fire, fervidnessnoun

    feelings of great warmth and intensity

    "he spoke with great ardor"

  2. excitement, excitation, inflammation, fervor, fervournoun

    the state of being emotionally aroused and worked up

    "his face was flushed with excitement and his hands trembled"; "he tried to calm those who were in a state of extreme inflammation"

Wiktionary

  1. fervornoun

    An intense, heated emotion; passion, ardor.

  2. fervornoun

    A passionate enthusiasm for some cause.

  3. fervornoun

    Heat.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Fervornoun

    heat; excessive warmth

  2. Fervornoun

    intensity of feeling or expression; glowing ardor; passion; holy zeal; earnestness

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of fervor in Chaldean Numerology is: 3

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of fervor in Pythagorean Numerology is: 3

Examples of fervor in a Sentence

  1. Bob Dorfman:

    Absence makes the heart grow fonder and, assuming the world returns to some semblance of normalcy, I expect fans to have a greater appreciation of sports than ever before, attending live events will take on extra significance, the enthusiasm and fervor in stadiums and areas will be more intense, the passion for favorite teams and players heightened.

  2. Douglas MacArthur:

    Our government has kept us in a perpetual state of fear -­ kept us in a continuous stampede of patriotic fervor ­- with the cry of grave national emergency. Always, there has been some terrible evil at home, or some monstrous foreign power that was going to gobble us up if we did not blindly rally behind it by furnishing the exorbitant sums demanded. Yet, in retrospect, these disasters seem never to have happened, seem never to have been quite real.

  3. Stephen Massocca:

    I think this is the heart of the story and the speculative fervor. I don't know when it's going to end but I know how it's going to end, badly.

  4. William Barr:

    One of the ironies, as some have observed, is that the secular project has itself become a religion, pursued with religious fervor. It is taking on all the trappings of a religion – including inquisitions and excommunication. Those who defy the creed risk a figurative burning at the stake – social, educational, and professional ostracism and exclusion waged through lawsuits and savage social media campaigns.

  5. Frantz Fanon:

    Fervor is the weapon of choice for the impotent.

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