Synonyms for eagerness
WordNet 3.0 Copyright © 2006 by Princeton University.
All rights reserved.
- 1. eagerness, avidity, avidness, keenness, enthusiasm
- usage: a positive feeling of wanting to push ahead with something
- 2. readiness, eagerness, zeal, forwardness, willingness
- usage: 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"