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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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noun - Prompt willingness; A positive feeling of wanting to push ahead with something.

Usage examples (38)
  • They showed no eagerness to spread the gospel
  • I get the impression that Darcy Burner really believes that eagerness is a substitute for depth.
  • Chook! she was crying, and the dogs whined and yelped in eagerness of desire and effort to overtake Big
  • What we call eagerness, enthusiasm, passion, refers to the intensity of an instinct, wish, desire or purpose. for more
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