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Definition of Fervor


  1. Heat; excessive warmth.
  2. Intensity of feeling or expression; glowing ardor; passion; holy zeal; earnestness.

Fervor Quotations

Life is too short to be little. Man is never so manly as when he feels deeply, acts boldly, and expresses himself with frankness and with fervor.
Benjamin Disraeli

Our government has kept us in a perpetual state of fear - kept us in a continuous stampede of patriotic fervor - with the cry of grave national emergency.
Douglas MacArthur

With increasing fervor since the 1980s, sustainability has been the watchword of scientists, environmental activists, and indeed all those concerned about the complex, fragile systems on the sphere we inhabit. It has shaped debates about business, design, and our lifestyles.
Jamais Cascio

To seduce a woman famous for strict morals, religious fervor and the happiness of her marriage: what could possibly be more prestigious?
Christopher Hampton

Fervor is the weapon of choice of the impotent.
Frantz Fanon
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Fervor Translations

fervor in Danish is iver
fervor in Dutch is vuur, ambitie, ijver
fervor in Finnish is into
fervor in German is Glut
fervor in Portuguese is zelo
fervor in Spanish is fervor, celo