1. [ noun ] feelings of great warmth and intensity
Synonyms: fire fervour ardour fervency fervidness ardor

"he spoke with great ardor"

Related terms: passion zeal
2. [ noun ] the state of being emotionally aroused and worked up
Synonyms: excitement inflammation fervour excitation

"his face was flushed with excitement and his hands trembled" "he tried to calm those who were in a state of extreme inflammation"

Related terms: emotional_arousal sensation fever_pitch excite stimulate stimulate exciting unexciting
Similar spelling:   fervour