Ardor meaning

ärdər
The definition of ardor is a way of feeling or acting that is energetic and exciting.

An example of ardor is a passionate speech.

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Emotional warmth; passion.
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Intensity of emotion, especially strong desire, enthusiasm, or devotion.
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Eagerness; enthusiasm; zeal.
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Intense heat; fire.
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Ardor is defined as the feeling of being attracted to a person.

An example of ardor is wanting to kiss a person with passion.

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Great warmth of feeling; fervor; passion.
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Intense heat.
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Origin of ardor

  • Middle English ardour from Old French from Latin ārdor from ārdēre to burn as- in Indo-European roots

    From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition

  • From Anglo-Norman ardour, from Latin ardor, from ardere (“to burn”).

    From Wiktionary