Adjectives for Eagerness | Words to describe Eagerness

  • Provincial
  • Unusual
  • Childish
  • Wild
  • Secret
  • Much
  • Shrill
  • Splashed
  • Indefatigable
  • Mad
  • Strong
  • Suppressed
  • Intense
  • Great
  • Transparent
  • Feverish
  • Hasty
  • Furious
  • Unaccountable
  • Excessive
  • Thirsty
  • Universal
  • Servile
  • Vague
  • Grateful
  • Considerable
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    • 1. Darrell's secret eagerness could not withstand the temptation. 🔊
    • 2. It was as if she wished not to present herself in port with the splashed eagerness of a young creature. 🔊
    • 3. He spoke with a suppressed eagerness which had been absent from his speech in their first interview. 🔊
    • 4. Horrocks punctuated the other's deliberate utterances with hasty eagerness. 🔊
    • 5. Booker did not notice the suppressed eagerness of the bank president's tone. 🔊
    • 6. Leo, true to his principles, stopped at a tiny depression and once more, with feverish eagerness, began to dig himself in. 🔊
    • 7. Then with gentle words of persuasion she lifted the cup, and Lina drank off the wine with thirsty eagerness. 🔊
    • 8. To what cause this universal eagerness of writing can be properly ascribed, I have not yet been able to discover. 🔊
    • 9. Having taken the first step, he began to show a childish eagerness for a personal meeting with Napoleon. 🔊
    • 10. His intense eagerness to reach some shore, no matter where, and his fear of again losing what he had gained, kept sleep from his eyes. 🔊
    • 11. Olive had never heard Leicester speak in public, and she looked forward to the gathering with great eagerness. 🔊
    • 12. Mary's next object was to lay hold of Elizabeth, and this was pursued with great eagerness. 🔊
    • 13. As she ran, she prayed with wild eagerness; she prayed that she might see his face once more, even if she died on the spot before him. 🔊
    • 14. The wild eagerness died out of her features, and lowering her face upon the cold pillow, she began to cry like a child. 🔊
    • 15. I fished during the night, and, feeling something on the line, I drew up with great eagerness and vigor. 🔊
    • 16. Tell us that much," cried Mrs. Brophy with shrill eagerness. 🔊
    • 17. Just as he endeavored with indefatigable eagerness of mind to keep abreast of scientific research, so he tried to assimilate the poetry of all nations. 🔊
    • 18. Nothing was more surprising than the servile eagerness with which the greatest people, the highest in power and the most in favour, clustered around her. 🔊
    • 19. For an hour or two the men had studied with intense eagerness the bristling fortifications of the gap and the swarming foemen at the foot of and on the summit of the high walls of rock. 🔊
    • 20. February has no intoxication; the vague eagerness that gives the air a pulse where fields lie voiceless comes from the secret stirring of imprisoned life. 🔊
    • 21. They ride exceeding hard, and hunt a poor Hare with as much Eagerness as they pursue a routed Enemy. 🔊
    • 22. All her life Joan had heard of the Kentucky Derby, and she looked forward to it with almost as much eagerness as her father. 🔊
    • 23. At these words the lady, who had been watching him all the time with a most unaccountable eagerness, burst forth into words of such heart-felt gratitude as to entirely overwhelm our hero. 🔊
    • 24. He was one of these brisk and hearty and cheery and self-satisfied young fellows who are brimful of confidence, and who plunge with grateful eagerness into any enterprise that offers a showy test of their abilities. 🔊
    • 25. All her indifference of manner, however, soon gave way to an expression of considerable eagerness, and she had no sooner finished the epistle than she recommenced and reread it. 🔊
    • 26. The beating of her heart was almost audible, and the thin slender hand which held back the tapestry quivered like a newly prisoned bird, as she gazed with intense eagerness into the apartment. 🔊
    • 27. Bob responded with furious eagerness; amid a press of delighted spectators, swelled by people just turned out of the public-houses, the two lads fought like wild animals. 🔊
    • 28. Now, although artists have not shown any admiration for the cycloid, as they have for the ellipse, yet the mathematicians have gazed upon it with great eagerness, and found it rich in intellectual treasures. 🔊
    • 29. Sara, who burned to see Robert and hear how his red-hot speech at the debating society had been received, importuned her father with unusual eagerness to take her to this ball. 🔊
    • 30. The intelligence was perhaps even too pronounced; seen in profile, the countenance had an excessive eagerness; there was selfish force about the lips, moreover, which would have been better away. 🔊
    • 31. If she had still been unsatisfied in her love for Toby, she might have valued him more; but she knew all that he could teach her of love, and already her strong eagerness for him was becoming old and accustomed. 🔊
    • 32. Mr. Byars, with a somewhat transparent eagerness, mentioned that Gortre's road home lay for part of the way in the same direction as the millionaire's. 🔊
    • 33. They were farmers, drooped to rest after the long summer day's work, yet they listened with intense eagerness. 🔊

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