avid Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary
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"avid" in British English

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avidadjective

uk   us   /ˈæv.ɪd/
extremelyeager or ​interested: an avid ​football fan an avid supporter of the ​arts He took an avid interest in the ​project.formal She hadn't ​seen him for six ​months and was avid fornews.
avidity
noun [U] uk   /əˈvɪd.ɪ.ti/  us   /-ə.t̬i/ formal
avidly
adverb uk   us   /-li/
She reads avidly. We avidly ​awaitednews of him.
(Definition of avid from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"avid" in American English

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avidadjective

 us   /ˈæv·ɪd/
extremelyeager or ​interested: Knowles is an avid ​runner and ​cross-countryskier.
avidly
adverb  us   /ˈæv·ɪd·li/
We ​listened avidly to the ​news from ​oursecretradios.
(Definition of avid from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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