|part of speech:
||having or showing an impatient desire; anticipating enthusiastically.
We were eager for the game to start.
- agog, anxious, athirst, avid, greedy, solicitous, thirsty
- apathetic, grudging, listless, loath, reluctant, uneager, unenthusiastic, uninterested
- similar words:
- ambitious, craving, desirous, impatient, on edge, voracious, wishful, zealous
||ardent, enthusiastic, forward, game, glad, lively, passionate, ravenous, ready, spirited, wild, willing
||eagerly (adv.), eagerness (n.)