Definitions for keener

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Wiktionary

  1. keener(Noun)

    One who keens at a funeral.

  2. keener(Noun)

    Someone who is excessively keen or eager, possibly making others look bad; a brown-noser.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Keener(noun)

    a professional mourner who wails at a funeral

Freebase

  1. Keener

    Keener is a census-designated place in Sampson County, North Carolina, United States. The population was 508 at the 2000 census.

Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of keener in Chaldean Numerology is: 6

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of keener in Pythagorean Numerology is: 4

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Marquis de Sade:

    No kind of sensation is keener and more active than that of pain its impressions are unmistakable.

  2. Washington Irving:

    Temper never mellows with age, and a sharp tongue is the only edged tool that grows keener with constant use.

  3. Washington Irving:

    A tart temper never mellows with age, and a sharp tongue is the only edged tool that grows keener with constant use.

  4. Washington Irving:

    A tart temper never mellows with age; and a sharp tongue is the only edged tool that grows keener with constant use.

  5. Sean O'Casey:

    What time has been wasted during man's destiny in the struggle to decide what man's next world will be like The keener the effort to find out, the less he knew about the present one he lived in.

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