Definitions for eagerness

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. eagerness, avidity, avidness, keenness(noun)

    a positive feeling of wanting to push ahead with something

  2. readiness, eagerness, zeal, forwardness(noun)

    prompt willingness

    "readiness to continue discussions"; "they showed no eagerness to spread the gospel"; "they disliked his zeal in demonstrating his superiority"; "he tried to explain his forwardness in battle"

Wiktionary

  1. eagerness(Noun)

    The state or quality of being eager; ardent desire.

  2. eagerness(Noun)

    Tartness; sourness

Webster Dictionary

  1. Eagerness(noun)

    the state or quality of being eager; ardent desire

  2. Eagerness(noun)

    tartness; sourness

Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of eagerness in Chaldean Numerology is: 5

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of eagerness in Pythagorean Numerology is: 3

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. George Eliot, Middlemarch:

    What we call our despair is often only the painful eagerness of unfed hope.

  2. Amit Ray:

    The true miracle lies in our eagerness to allow, appreciate, and honor the uniqueness, and freedom of each sentient being to sing the song of their heart.

  3. Patrick Ryder:

    The Coalition does remain in contact with New Syrian Forces elements who have graduated from the program, who have expressed their eagerness to continue the counter-ISIL fight.

  4. Johan Van Hoof:

    The eagerness to have these vaccines registered based on safety and immunogenicity, combined with a commitment by manufacturers to monitor effectiveness post marketing, is a big advantage coming out of this crisis.

  5. Samuel Johnson:

    There will always be a part, and always a very large part of every community, that have no care but for themselves, and whose care for themselves reaches little further than impatience of immediate pain, and eagerness for the nearest good.

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