• (RP) IPA: /ˈɑːdənt/
  • (GA) IPA: /ˈɑɹdənt/


  1. Full of ardor; fervent, passionate.
    • 1956 — Arthur C. Clarke, The City and the Stars, p 43
      This ardent exploration, absorbing all his energy and interest, made him forget for the moment the mystery of his heritage and the anomaly that cut him off from all his fellows.
  2. Burning; glowing; shining.
Translations Translations
  • French: ardent
  • Russian: пыла́ющий

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