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fervent (adj) ardent; sincere; strong (of feelings).
A fervent believer in something has sincere belief in it and works for it. A fervent admirer of a person or a system has great respect, enthusiasm for, and a high opinion of the person or the system. A fervent supporter of something is a wholehearted supporter of the system. A fervent appeal is a strong appeal or request made with real feeling.
- The world leaders addressing the UN General Assembly made a fervent appeal for peace and at least during the period that the session lasted, the members felt they should strive for world peace.
- Jamison, every inch a politician, is naturally envious of the fervent support his rival Charles, who in many ways is his superior, deserves and gets from people.