GRE Word List

FERVOR

glowing ardor; intensity of feeling; quality of being fervent or fervid; zeal; intense heat

The meaning of the word fervor is glowing ardor; intensity of feeling; quality of being fervent or fervid; zeal; intense heat.

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deludedeceive
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