(1) The trait of being intensely emotional
(2) Any object of warm affection or devotion
"The theater was her first love"
"He has a passion for cock fighting";
(3) Strong feeling or emotion
(4) A feeling of strong sexual desire
(5) An irrational but irresistible motive for a belief or action
(6) Something that is desired intensely
"His rage for fame destroyed him"
(7) The suffering of Jesus at the crucifixion