- Antonyms of PASSIONATE
dry, passive, immaculate, Unpassionate, priggish, happy, unloving, unconcerned, impersonal, prim, phlegmatic, virginal, detached, decent, moderate, peaceful, weak, moral, mild, feeble, puritanical, innocent, lethargic, reserved, impassive, straitlaced, cool, unenthusiastic, Impassionate, nonchalant, chaste, nonviolent, placid, maidenly, monkish, passionless, dispassionate, calm, unexcitable, dispirited, dull, uncaring, agreeable, lily-white, easy-going, gentle, indifferent, pure, easygoing, subdued, apathetic, celibate, meek, even-tempered, modest, frigid, undersexed, unresponsive, objective, virtuous, Half-hearted, victorian, cold, languorous, monastic, prudish, unexcited.
- Examples of usage:
- And then a burst of passionate tears choked the poor mother. - "Little Miss Joy" by Emma Marshall
- Neither action in itself nor passionate emotion in itself is dramatic. - "Browning and the Dramatic Monologue" by S. S. Curry
- He raised her in his arms- for he loved her with passionate love. - "Wife in Name Only" by Charlotte M. Braeme (Bertha M. Clay)