from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- transitive v. To arouse the passions of.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- v. make passionate, instil passion in
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- transitive v. To move or affect strongly with passion.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- To move or affect strongly with passion.
Italian impassionare : in-, in (from Latin; see in-2) + passione, passion (from Latin passiō, passiōn-, emotion; see passion).(American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)
im- + passion (Wiktionary)