An example of passion is when you really love art.
An example of passion is what you feel for your new husband on your honeymoon.
- Great anger; rage; fury.
- Enthusiasm or fondness.A passion for music.
- Strong love or affection.
- Sexual drive or desire; lust.
The passion of Saint Margaret.
He's been known to fly into a passion without warning.
Origin of passion
- Middle English from Old French from Medieval Latin passiō passiōn- sufferings of Jesus or a martyr from Late Latin physical suffering, martyrdom, sinful desire from Latin an undergoing from passus past participle of patī to suffer pē(i)- in Indo-European roots
From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition