- fervid (adj.)
- 1590s, "burning, glowing, hot," from Latin fervidus "glowing, burning; vehement, fervid," from fervere "to boil, glow" (see brew (v.)). Figurative sense of "impassioned" is from 1650s. Related: Fervidly; fervidness.
- 1. He is a fervid orator.
- 2. It assailed her with all the violence of her fervid imagination.
- 3. He was a ready scholar as you are, but more fervid and impatient.
- 他是一个聪明的学者,跟你一样, 不过更加热情而缺乏耐心.
- 4. But the fervid facility of his impromptus could not be so accounted for.
- 5. Pass by the fervid flowers that press themselves on your sight.
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