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Synonyms for ardour

Synonyms for ardour

a feeling of strong eagerness (usually in favor of a person or cause)

intense feeling of love


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feelings of great warmth and intensity

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If, instead of this remark, my father had taken the pains to explain to me that the principles of Agrippa had been entirely exploded and that a modern system of science had been introduced which possessed much greater powers than the ancient, because the powers of the latter were chimerical, while those of the former were real and practical, under such circumstances I should certainty have thrown Agrippa aside and have contented my imagination, warmed as it was, by returning with greater ardour to my former studies.
Automobile ardour appears to be most prevalent in Brighton, where 68% of drivers claimed to have had in-car sex.
Ardour gave further proof of Richard Hannon's skill at training two-year-olds when he produced a game display to win the 7f nursery.
30 July 2010 - Ardour Capital has downgraded its recommendation on Danish wind turbine maker Vestas Wind Systems A/S (CPH: VWS) to "reduce" from "hold", while Bryan Garnier has initiated coverage on the stock with a "buy" rating.
ABG807) A Long-Term Outlook for Growth in Alternative Energy - Meghan Moreland - Ardour Capital Investments, LLC.
A RANDOM selection of people on the streets of the North East last night will have dampened some of the ardour of those backing David Miliband to be Gordon Brown's successor.
Helen Chase, a devout fan, has combined her passion for writing, with her ardour for music, and spent the past year compiling An A-Z of Franz Ferdinand.
is introducing alternative energy index futures and options contracts as part of an agreement with Ardour Global Indexes, a developer of benchmark indexes for the global alternative energy industry.
The company recently engaged Ardour Capital to help raise capital to fund these commercialization efforts.
When I was young, I was carried away by a wondrous ardour for learning"--Epistle 84.
Worryingly, her barely disguised ardour puts him in the driving seat.
Dave Dinning, trading standards manager at Conwy, warned budding Romeos it was a scam to dampen the ardour.
Not that it will dampen the bold boy's ardour, I imagine.
In their ardour they seek to serve humanity through common sympathy, science and art.
SEX store chain Ann Summers today showed that fears of an economic slowdown have not dampened the ardour of consumers in the run-up to Christmas.