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English definition of “keen”


verb [I]     /kiːn/ literary
to make a loud, long, sad sound, especially because someone has diedSounds made by humans with their mouthsRemembering people who have died keenness     /ˈkiːn.nəs/ noun [U] the quality of being keenExcitement, interest, energy and enthusiasm
(Definition of keen verb from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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