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passionate

adjective

Synonyms and Antonyms of passionate

  1. 1 having a strong sexual desire a passionate couple plunging recklessly into an adulterous affair Synonyms of passionate concupiscent, goatish, horny, hot, hypersexual, itchy, lascivious, lecherous, lewd, libidinous, licentious, lubricious (or lubricous), oversexed, lustful, randy, salacious, satyric, wantonWords Related to passionate aroused, excited; easy, fast, loose, promiscuous; dissipated, dissolute, libertine; corrupt, debased, debauched, decadent, degenerate, degraded, demoralized, depraved, dissipated, dissolute, immoral, indecentNear Antonyms of passionate celibate, chaste, decent, immaculate, modest, moral, pure, virtuous; monastic, monkish; maidenly, virginal; innocent, lily-white; priggish, prim, prudish, puritanical, straitlaced (or straightlaced), VictorianAntonyms of passionate frigid, undersexed

  2. 2 having or expressing great depth of feeling a passionate defense of the controversial play Synonyms of passionate ardent, blazing, burning, charged, demonstrative, emotional, fervid, feverish, fiery, flaming, glowing, hot-blooded, impassioned, incandescent, intense, passional, fervent, perfervid, red-hot, religious, superheated, torrid, vehement, warm, warm-bloodedWords Related to passionate gushing, gushy, maudlin, mawkish, mushy, saccharine, sappy, schmaltzy, sentimental, sloppy, sugary; histrionic, melodramatic; enthusiastic, gung ho, keen, zealous; enamored, infatuated, obsessed; uninhibited, unreserved, unrestrained; frenzied, orgiastic, overemotional, overexcited, overheatedNear Antonyms of passionate detached, dry, impersonal, objective; reserved, undemonstrativeAntonyms of passionate cold, cool, dispassionate, emotionless, impassive, unemotional



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