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eager

adjective
 
 
/ˈiːɡər/
B2 wanting to do or have something very much: [+ to do sth] Sam was eager to go home and play on his computer.Excited, interested and enthusiastic
eagerly adverb B2 an eagerly awaited announcement eagerness noun [U]
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