Definition of 'fervent'
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They were sent on their way with the good wishes of the fervent crowd. Times, Sunday Times (2012)That is certainly its own fervent hope. Times, Sunday Times (2006)For great stretches of that time my overwhelming thought was a fervent wish not to see another day. Times, Sunday Times (2016)What is your most fervent wish? Christianity Today (2000)Suffice to say there was a fervent desire on both sides to get things over and done with as quickly as possible. Times, Sunday Times (2014)It's my fervent wish that it will be closed at some point. Times, Sunday Times (2007)It is a fervent desire, but not a destiny. Times, Sunday Times (2011)As a supervisor, he inspired his pupils with a fervent desire to learn. Times, Sunday Times (2009)Her fervent hope though is that any such negotiations would be with a different Greek government. Times, Sunday Times (2015)I drove there more in fervent hope than expectation. Times, Sunday Times (2007)And how fervent the good wishes for the Rebels could be for their part in the restoration of a national treasure. Times, Sunday Times (2010)How I regret my fervent desires to be blonde. Times, Sunday Times (2012)My fervent hopes, and quite a few of my banknotes, ride with him. Times, Sunday Times (2015)He will be sadly missed from the sport, and will climb Everest with fervent wishes for safety and success. Times, Sunday Times (2009)
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Translations for 'fervent'
British English: fervent ADJECTIVE
A fervent person has or shows strong feelings about something.
...a fervent admirer of this composer's work.
Definition of fervent from the Collins English Dictionary
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