Definitions of passion
n. - A suffering or enduring of imposed or inflicted pain; any suffering or distress (as, a cardiac passion); specifically, the suffering of Christ between the time of the last supper and his death, esp. in the garden upon the cross. 2
n. - The state of being acted upon; subjection to an external agent or influence; a passive condition; -- opposed to action. 2
n. - Capacity of being affected by external agents; susceptibility of impressions from external agents. 2
n. - The state of the mind when it is powerfully acted upon and influenced by something external to itself; the state of any particular faculty which, under such conditions, becomes extremely sensitive or uncontrollably excited; any emotion or sentiment (specifically, love or anger) in a state of abnormal or controlling activity; an extreme or inordinate desire; also, the capacity or susceptibility of being so affected; as, to be in a passion; the passions of love, hate, jealously, wrath, ambition, avarice, fear, etc.; a passion for war, or for drink; an orator should have passion as well as rhetorical skill. 2
n. - Disorder of the mind; madness. 2
n. - Passion week. See Passion week, below. 2
v. t. - To give a passionate character to. 2
v. i. - To suffer pain or sorrow; to experience a passion; to be extremely agitated. 2
The word "passion" uses 7 letters: A I N O P S S.
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Shorter words found within passion:
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