Synonyms for eager

Synonyms for (noun) eager

Synonyms: tidal bore, eager, eagre, aegir, bore

Definition: a high wave (often dangerous) caused by tidal flow (as by colliding tidal currents or in a narrow estuary)

Similar words: tidal current, tidal flow

Definition: the water current caused by the tides

Synonyms for (adj) eager

Synonyms: eager

Definition: having or showing keen interest or intense desire or impatient expectancy

Usage: eager to learn; eager to travel abroad; eager for success; eager helpers; an eager look

Similar words: dying, anxious

Definition: eagerly desirous

Usage: anxious to see the new show at the museum; dying to hear who won

Similar words: hot

Definition: having or showing great eagerness or enthusiasm

Usage: hot for travel

Similar words: impatient, raring

Definition: (usually followed by `to') full of eagerness

Usage: impatient to begin; raring to go

Similar words: overeager

Definition: excessively eager

Usage: overeager in his pursuit of the girl

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