violent+passion

  • 1 violent — Violent, [viol]ente. adject. Impetueux, qui agit avec force, avec impetuosité. Remede violent. vent violent. tempeste violente. mouvement violent. Il se dit aussi, d une douleur grande & aiguë. Fiévre violente. mal violent. douleur violente. On… …

    Dictionnaire de l'Académie française

  • 2 PASSION — On note avec étonnement la quasi disparition du terme passion dans le vocabulaire de la psychologie contemporaine, qui utilise bien plus volontiers les concepts de tendance, d’affect ou de pulsion. La notion ne figure même pas à l’index de… …

    Encyclopédie Universelle

  • 3 passion — n 1 suffering, agony, dolor, *distress, misery Analogous words: *trial, tribulation, cross, visitation, affliction 2 *feeling, emotion, affection, sentiment Analogous words: inspiration, frenzy: *ecstasy, raptur …

    New Dictionary of Synonyms

  • 4 passion — pas·sion / pa shən/ n: intense, driving, or overpowering feeling or emotion; esp: any violent or intense emotion that prevents reflection see also heat of passion Merriam Webster’s Dictionary of Law. Merriam Webster. 1996 …

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  • 5 violent — violent, ente [ vjɔlɑ̃, ɑ̃t ] adj. • 1213; lat. violentus 1 ♦ Impétueux; qui agit ou s exprime sans aucune retenue. ⇒ brusque, coléreux. « Les hommes ont été de tout temps [...] égoïstes, violents » (France). Une femme violente. « Il s est montré …

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  • 6 Violent — Vi o*lent, a. [F., from L. violentus, from vis strength, force; probably akin to Gr. ? a muscle, strength.] 1. Moving or acting with physical strength; urged or impelled with force; excited by strong feeling or passion; forcible; vehement;… …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 7 Violent presumption — Violent Vi o*lent, a. [F., from L. violentus, from vis strength, force; probably akin to Gr. ? a muscle, strength.] 1. Moving or acting with physical strength; urged or impelled with force; excited by strong feeling or passion; forcible;… …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 8 Violent profits — Violent Vi o*lent, a. [F., from L. violentus, from vis strength, force; probably akin to Gr. ? a muscle, strength.] 1. Moving or acting with physical strength; urged or impelled with force; excited by strong feeling or passion; forcible;… …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 9 violent anger — index passion Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …

    Law dictionary

  • 10 passion — noun ADJECTIVE ▪ grand, great ▪ She didn t believe in grand passion or love at first sight. ▪ She was his first great passion. ▪ a woman of great passion ▪ …

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  • 11 Passion (philosophie) — Pour les articles homonymes, voir passion. Les Passions de l âme, de René Descartes, édition de 1649. Passio …

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  • 12 VIOLENT — ENTE. adj. Impétueux, qui agit avec impétuosité, avec force. Vent violent. Tempête violente. Choc violent. Mouvement violent. Remède violent.   Il se dit aussi D une douleur grande et aiguë. Fièvre violente. Mal violent. Douleur violente.   Il se …

    Dictionnaire de l'Academie Francaise, 7eme edition (1835)

  • 13 VIOLENT, ENTE — adj. Qui est impétueux, qui agit avec impétuosité, avec une force non contenue. Vent violent. Tempête violente. Choc violent. Mouvement violent. Douleur violente. Mort violente, Mort causée par force ou par quelque accident, et non par une cause… …

    Dictionnaire de l'Academie Francaise, 8eme edition (1935)

  • 14 violent — adj. 1 using physical strength intended to hurt/kill VERBS ▪ be ▪ become, get, grow, turn ▪ She started to get violent. ADVERB …

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  • 15 passion — passionful, adj. passionfully, adv. passionfulness, n. passionlike, adj. /pash euhn/, n. 1. any powerful or compelling emotion or feeling, as love or hate. 2. strong amorous feeling or desire; love; ardor. 3. strong sexual desire; lust. 4. an… …

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  • 16 Violent Storm — Infobox VG title = Violent Storm developer = Konami publisher = Konami designer = series = Crime Fighters released = 1993 genre = Scrolling Fighter modes = Up to 3 players simultaneously cabinet = Upright arcade system = Mystic Warriors Based… …

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  • 17 passion — /ˈpæʃən / (say pashuhn) noun 1. any kind of feeling or emotion, as hope, fear, joy, grief, anger, love, desire, etc., especially when of compelling force. 2. strong amorous feeling or desire. 3. passionate sexual love. 4. an instance or… …

    Australian-English dictionary

  • 18 passion — pas•sion [[t]ˈpæʃ ən[/t]] n. 1) cvb compelling emotion 2) strong amorous feeling; love 3) strong sexual desire; lust 4) a strong fondness, enthusiasm, or desire for something: a passion for music[/ex] 5) the object of one s passion 6) an outburst …

    From formal English to slang

  • 19 The Passion of the Christ — This article is about the film. For the passions of Jesus Christ, see Passion (Christianity). The Passion of the Christ Theatrical release poster Directed by …

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  • 20 The Violent Bear It Away — infobox Book | name = The Violent Bear It Away title orig = translator = image caption = First edition cover author = Flannery O Connor cover artist = country = United States language = English series = genre = Southern Gothic publisher = Farrar …

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