Definition of passionately adverb from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary



    BrE BrE//ˈpæʃənətli//
    ; NAmE NAmE//ˈpæʃənətli//
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  1. 1in a way that shows strong feelings of sexual love or of anger, etc. He took her in his arms and kissed her passionately.
  2. 2in a way that shows that you have strong feelings of enthusiasm for something or belief in something They are all passionately interested in environmental issues. She believes passionately in education and hard work.