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adjective     passionate pronunciation in British English
/ˈpæʃ(ə)nət/
  1. 1
    showing or expressing strong beliefs, interest, or enthusiasm

    He has a passionate interest in music.

    She has sometimes been criticized for her passionate opposition to abortion.

    passionate about:

    She was passionate about flying.

  2. 2
    involving or affected by very strong feelings of sexual excitement

    a passionate embrace

    their passionate affair

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