The definition of ardent is a deep level of enthusiasm or passion.(adjective)
An example of someone who is ardent is a person who volunteers for a political campaign to support his candidate.
See ardent in Webster's New World College Dictionary
Origin: ME < OFr ardant < L ardens, prp. of ardere, to burn; akin to aridus, arid
See ardent in American Heritage Dictionary 4
Origin: Middle English ardaunt
Origin: , from Old French ardant
Origin: , from Latin ārdēns, ārdent-
Origin: , present participle of ārdēre, to burn; see as- in Indo-European roots.
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