fervency

noun
fer·​ven·​cy | \ ˈfər-vən(t)-sē How to pronounce fervency (audio) \
plural fervencies

Definition of fervency

: fervor

Examples of fervency in a Sentence

the guest soloist was able to infuse the familiar hymn with a moving fervency
Recent Examples on the Web It’s this fervency that makes Márquez a prospect in Colombia’s presidential race. Christina Noriega, refinery29.com, 13 Mar. 2022 It’s this fervency that makes Márquez a prospect in Colombia’s presidential race. Christina Noriega, refinery29.com, 13 Mar. 2022 It’s this fervency that makes Márquez a prospect in Colombia’s presidential race. Christina Noriega, refinery29.com, 13 Mar. 2022 It’s this fervency that makes Márquez a prospect in Colombia’s presidential race. Christina Noriega, refinery29.com, 13 Mar. 2022 It’s this fervency that makes Márquez a prospect in Colombia’s presidential race. Christina Noriega, refinery29.com, 13 Mar. 2022 It’s this fervency that makes Márquez a prospect in Colombia’s presidential race. Christina Noriega, refinery29.com, 13 Mar. 2022 It’s this fervency that makes Márquez a prospect in Colombia’s presidential race. Christina Noriega, refinery29.com, 13 Mar. 2022 It’s this fervency that makes Márquez a prospect in Colombia’s presidential race. Christina Noriega, refinery29.com, 10 Mar. 2022 See More

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First Known Use of fervency

15th century, in the meaning defined above

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Last Updated

21 Jun 2022

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“Fervency.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/fervency. Accessed 28 Jun. 2022.

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