Meaning of “passions run high” in the English Dictionary


"passions run high" in English

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passions run high

a way of describing a time when people feel strong emotions about a particular subject:

Passions run very high at election time.

(Definition of “passions run high” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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