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Definition of "eagerness" []

  • Impatiently desirous (of); anxious or avid (for) (adjective)
  • Characterized by or feeling expectancy or great desire (adjective)
  • Tart or biting; sharp (adjective)
  • The state or quality of being eager; ardent desire. (noun)

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  • Tartness; sourness (noun)

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Use "eagerness" in a sentence
  • "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."