Synonyms of passionate in English:

passionate


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adjective

1‘a passionate entreaty’

SYNONYMS

intense, impassioned, ardent, fervent, fervid, zealous, vehement, fiery, heated, feverish, emotional, heartfelt, eager, excited, animated, spirited, vigorous, strong, energetic, messianic, fanatical, frenzied, wild, fierce, consuming, violent, tumultuous, flaming, raging, burning, uncontrollable, ungovernable

literary perfervid, passional

ANTONYMS

apathetic, half-hearted

2‘McGregor is passionate about sport’

SYNONYMS

very keen on, very enthusiastic about, addicted to, devoted to, infatuated with

informal mad about, crazy about, hooked on, nuts about, nutty about, gone on

North American informal nutso over

NZ Australian informal shook on

3‘a passionate lover’

SYNONYMS

amorous, ardent, hot-blooded, red-blooded, warm-blooded, aroused, loving, on fire, sexy, sensual, erotic, lustful, sultry, torrid

informal steamy, sizzling, hot, red-hot, turned on

ANTONYMS

cold, passionless

4‘Christina was passionate and given to terrible tantrums’

SYNONYMS

excitable, emotional, intense, fiery, volatile, mercurial, quick-tempered, hot-headed, highly strung, hot-blooded, impulsive, temperamental, tempestuous, dramatic, melodramatic

ANTONYMS

phlegmatic, placid