Fervor is defined as intense feelings or passion.
An example of fervor is a person going on and on about a new discovery.
- intense heat
- great warmth of emotion; ardor; zeal
Origin of fervorMiddle English ; from Old French ; from Classical Latin ; from fervere: see fervent
Brit. sp. fer′vour
- Great warmth and intensity of emotion. See Synonyms at passion.
- Intense heat.
Origin of fervorMiddle English fervour, from Old French, from Latin fervor, from ferv&emacron;re, to boil; see bhreu- in Indo-European roots.
(countable and uncountable, plural fervors)