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From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Dictionary 英漢字典

 warmth /ˈwɔrm(p)θ/
 溫暖,溫情,暖和,激動,生氣

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Warmth n.
 1. The quality or state of being warm; gentle heat; as, the warmth of the sun; the warmth of the blood; vital warmth.
    Here kindly warmth their mounting juice ferments.   --Addison.
 2. A state of lively and excited interest; zeal; ardor; fervor; passion; enthusiasm; earnestness; as, the warmth of love or piety; he replied with much warmth. Spiritual warmth, and holy fires.”
    That warmth . . . which agrees with Christian zeal.   --Sprat.
 3. Paint. The glowing effect which arises from the use of warm colors; hence, any similar appearance or effect in a painting, or work of color.
 Syn: -- Zeal; ardor; fervor; fervency; heat; glow; earnestness; cordiality; animation; eagerness; excitement; vehemence.
 

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

 warmth
      n 1: the sensation caused by heat energy [syn: heat]
      2: a warmhearted feeling [syn: warmheartedness]
      3: the quality of having a moderate degree of heat; "an
         agreeable warmth in the house" [syn: warmness]
      4: intense passion or emotion [syn: heat, passion]
      5: a quality proceeding from feelings of affection or love
         [syn: affectionateness, fondness, lovingness]