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impassioned

adjective uk   /ɪmˈpæʃ.ənd/ us  
Impassioned speech or writing is full of strongly felt and strongly expressed emotion: Relatives of the dead made an impassioned plea for the bodies to be flown back to this country.
Translations of “impassioned”
in Chinese (Traditional) (講話或文章)充滿激情的,熱烈的…
in Russian пылкий, страстный…
in Turkish tutkulu, ateşli, heyecanlı…
in Chinese (Simplified) (讲话或文章)充满激情的,热烈的…
in Polish płomienny…
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