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Russian translation of “passion”

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SEX [U] B2 a strong, sexual feeling for someone
She saw the passion in his eyes.Relating to sex and sexual desireRude and cheeky
BELIEF [C, U] a strong belief in something or a strong feeling about a subject
страстность, пыл
She spoke with passion about the injustice.Passionate or passing interests
a passion for sth when you like something very much
страстное увлечение
a passion for footballPassionate or passing interests
Translations of “passion”
in Korean 욕정, 열정…
in Arabic رَغبة عارِمة, شَغَف, شُعور جَيّاش…
in French passion…
in Italian passione…
in Chinese (Traditional) 激情,熱情, 強烈情感…
in Turkish ihtiras, şehvet, tutku…
in Polish namiętność, pasja…
in Spanish pasión…
in Portuguese paixão…
in German die Leidenschaft…
in Catalan passió, apassionament…
in Japanese 激情, 欲情, 情熱…
in Chinese (Simplified) 激情,热情, 强烈情感…
(Definition of passion from the Cambridge English-Russian Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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