Middle English, from Anglo-French, from Late Latin passion-, passio suffering, being acted upon, from Latin pati to suffer — more at PATIENT
4 a (1): EMOTION his ruling passion is greed (2)plural : the emotions as distinguished from reason b: intense, driving, or overmastering feeling or conviction c: an outbreak of anger5 a: ardent affection : LOVE b: a strong liking or desire for or devotion to some activity, object, or concept c: sexual desire d: an object of desire or deep interest
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The File Room
One by one, Marcy Jefferson's fellow workers file out of the office at the end of the day. Resigned to more overtime, Marcy heads into the file room to get things going so she can get off quickly, but a hard body pressed up against her in a moment of frenzied heat gives new meaning to the phrase.