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Passionated vs. Passionate: Mastering the Correct Spelling

Edited by Sumera Saeed || By Sawaira Riaz || Updated on September 23, 2023
"Passionated" is incorrect; the right spelling is "Passionate," meaning having, showing, or caused by strong feelings or beliefs.

Which is correct: Passionated or Passionate

How to spell Passionate?

Passionated is Incorrect

Passionate is Correct

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Key Differences

Remember to drop the ‘d’; the correct spelling is “passionate.”
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“Passionate” is derived from the noun “passion.”
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Visualize the word "Passionate" written correctly.
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Regular practice in writing the word can reinforce memory.
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Sep 23, 2023
Pronouncing "passionate" correctly can help reinforce the correct spelling.
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Passionate Definitions

Characterized by a strong sexual desire.
They shared a passionate kiss.
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Enthusiastic or excited about something.
He is passionate about music.
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Demonstrating an intense desire or enthusiasm.
She spoke with passionate conviction.
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Having or showing strong feelings or beliefs.
She's passionate about wildlife conservation.
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Expressing intense feelings or strong emotion.
It was a passionate plea for peace.
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Capable of, having, or dominated by powerful emotions
A family of passionate personalities.
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Wrathful by temperament; choleric.
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Marked by strong sexual desire; amorous or lustful.
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Showing or expressing strong emotion; ardent
A passionate speech against injustice.
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Arising from or marked by passion
A teacher who is passionate about her subject.
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Given to strong feeling, sometimes romantic, sexual, or both.
Mandy is a passionate lover.
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Fired with intense feeling.
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(obsolete) Suffering; sorrowful.
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A passionate individual.
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(obsolete) To fill with passion, or with another given emotion.
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(obsolete) To express with great emotion.
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Capable or susceptible of passion, or of different passions; easily moved, excited or agitated; specifically, easily moved to anger; irascible; quick-tempered; as, a passionate nature.
Homer's Achilles is haughty and passionate.
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Characterized by passion; expressing passion; ardent in feeling or desire; vehement; warm; as, a passionate friendship.
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Suffering; sorrowful.
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To affect with passion; to impassion.
Great pleasure, mixed with pitiful regard,The godly king and queen did passionate.
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To express feelingly or sorrowfully.
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Having or expressing strong emotions
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FAQs

There isn’t a direct verb form of “passionate”; it is derived from the noun “passion.”

What is the third form of Passionate?
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What is the pronunciation of Passionate?

What is the second form of Passionate?
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What is the verb form of Passionate?

Not applicable.
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/ˈpæʃ.ən.ɪt/

Not applicable as passionate is an adjective.
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What is the root word of Passionate?

What is the first form of Passionate?
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Sep 23, 2023

It is called passionate because it describes someone having, showing, or caused by strong feelings or beliefs.

How is Passionate used in a sentence?
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Sep 23, 2023

The root word is “passion.”

“A” or “the” can be used as determiners with passionate.
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Sep 23, 2023

Which vowel is used before Passionate?

Which determiner is used with Passionate?
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Why is it called Passionate?

"She is passionate about promoting ecological sustainability."
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The vowel "a" is used before “passionate” (a passionate).

The opposite of passionate is apathetic or indifferent.
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Sep 23, 2023

What is the plural form of Passionate?

What is another term for Passionate?
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Sep 23, 2023

Passionate (It remains the same as it is an adjective.)

Passionate is an adjective.
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Which conjunction is used with Passionate?

What is a stressed syllable in Passionate?
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Which preposition is used with Passionate?

What part of speech is Passionate?
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Sep 23, 2023

Is Passionate an adverb?

No, passionate is not imperative.
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Sep 23, 2023

Is Passionate an abstract noun?

It can be used metaphorically to describe someone’s intense feelings or enthusiasm.
Aimie Carlson
Sep 23, 2023

Is Passionate a negative or positive word?

No, passionate is not a collective noun.
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Sep 23, 2023

Passionate is a word containing both vowels and consonants.

Is Passionate a countable noun?
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Sep 23, 2023

“About” is often used with passionate.

The first syllable, "Pas," is stressed in passionate.
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Any conjunction can be used, depending on the sentence structure.

Pas-sion-ate
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"A" or "the" can be used with passionate, depending on the context.

Passionate has three syllables.
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Is Passionate a noun or adjective?

How many syllables are in Passionate?
Harlon Moss
Sep 23, 2023

No, passionate is not an abstract noun; however, “passion,” from which it is derived, is an abstract noun.

Is the Passionate term a metaphor?
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Sep 23, 2023

What is the singular form of Passionate?

What is the opposite of Passionate?
Aimie Carlson
Sep 23, 2023

Which article is used with Passionate?

How do we divide Passionate into syllables?
Sara Rehman
Sep 23, 2023

No, passionate is not an adverb.

Is the word Passionate imperative?
Harlon Moss
Sep 23, 2023

It is generally considered positive but can be neutral, depending on the context.

Is Passionate a collective noun?
Janet White
Sep 23, 2023

Passionate

Another term for passionate is fervent or ardent.
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Is Passionate a vowel or consonant?

No, passionate is an adjective and does not have a countable form.
Janet White
Sep 23, 2023
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