fervescent

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin fervescens, present participle of fervescere (to become boiling hot, inchoate), from fervere. See fervent.

Adjective[edit]

fervescent (comparative more fervescent, superlative most fervescent)

  1. Growing hot.

Part or all of this entry has been imported from the 1913 edition of Webster’s Dictionary, which is now free of copyright and hence in the public domain. The imported definitions may be significantly out of date, and any more recent senses may be completely missing.
(See the entry for fervescent in
Webster’s Revised Unabridged Dictionary, G. & C. Merriam, 1913)


Latin[edit]

Verb[edit]

fervēscent

  1. third-person plural future active indicative of fervēscō