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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

Wanting very much to do something; having or showing an impatient or enthusiastic desire.

Usage examples (32)
  • We never listen when we are eager to speak.
  • eager to learn
  • Eckstein eager to shine in his first All-Star game
  • Her eyes were fixed upon his face in eager intensity. for more
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