Passion in a sentence 🔊

Definition of Passion

(obsolete) To suffer pain or sorrow; to experience a passion; to be extremely agitated. | (transitive) To give a passionate character to. | Any great, strong, powerful emotion, especially romantic love or hate.

Short Example Sentences for Passion

  • 1. Do not permit passion to weaken that chance. 🔊
  • 2. This aroused every evil passion of his nature. 🔊
  • 3. As my hope dies, my passion gathers strength. 🔊
  • 4. But in him there is nothing of the irresponsible passion which is genius. 🔊
  • 5. I leapt to my feet in a passion of indignation and pursued them. 🔊
  • 6. Emily's passion might have stirred him. 🔊
  • 7. Joan had not suspected him of a concealed passion for natural history. 🔊
  • 8. But the white passion of human service was our dominant theme. 🔊
  • 9. I think that mere beauty and passion would not have taken me. 🔊
  • 10. And he shakes the table a little in his passion as he speaks. . . 🔊
  • 11. The Carnival passed away; the season of Lent succeeded; Passion week arrived. 🔊
  • 12. I couldn't dismiss the interests and the passion of sex as Altiora did. 🔊

How to use Passion in Sentences?

  • 1. Then his nerves jumped and he shook in a passion which seemed to blind and choke him. 🔊
  • 2. There is not the universal passion for a magnified puerility among them it is customary to assume. 🔊
  • 3. He had the appearance of a man half demented by a passion which could find no outlet. 🔊
  • 4. If he could only be borne away by the passion he felt and yet could not feel completely! 🔊
  • 5. A look of passion came into the face of the watching boy, and again he fingered his revolver. 🔊
  • 6. The sudden passion of tropical rain dies away, leaving an atmosphere of unearthly transparency. 🔊
  • 7. And she sighed so deeply that I felt a deep passion indeed must have exhaled that sigh. 🔊
  • 8. The "Windflower" was alone in a world of anxious men whose all-consuming passion was self. 🔊
  • 9. His little family had always been, as he often said, a passion with Richard Darcy. 🔊
  • 10. Yet it is curious that it never occurred to me for a year or so that this was likely to be a matter of passion between us. 🔊
  • 11. And what was truth to him in the face of that great passion which had flung him prostrate in spirit at her adored feet! 🔊
  • 12. A people that will not valiantly face and understand and admit love and passion can understand nothing whatever. 🔊
  • 13. And if it really mattered nothing, why did he trouble to serve the narrowness and passion of his side? 🔊
  • 14. But for the few people here and there who have now the passion of the reformer it is not impossible that another generation may see many thousands. 🔊
  • 15. He had succeeded so well in his effort to drive back the flood of his passion that his life itself seemed to run with it out of his body. 🔊
  • 16. His sentiments were as pure and lofty as her own; his person was as attractive as that of any hero of romance; and his passion was deep and true. 🔊
  • 17. I tried to look cool and calm and to restrain my pique; but the coolness and calmness of a man in a passion are confounded treacherous. 🔊
  • 18. The passion to create beauty, to bring happiness, which had been extinguished for years, burned afresh in her heart. 🔊
  • 19. She hates the theatre; it gives her neuralgia; but she attends all the first nights because her one passion is to be made love to in public. 🔊
  • 20. The passion for Trevor was in full force, too, and the boys could not be content only to meet at the farm. 🔊
  • 21. I could not see the reason for her choice, unless I had suspected her of a sudden passion for literature and art. 🔊
  • 22. His face was thus sharply in shadow, but Paynter fancied for a moment it was convulsed by some passion passing surprise. 🔊
  • 23. My passion for Bianca gained daily more force from absence; by constant meditation it wore itself a deeper and deeper channel. 🔊