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Eager synonyms

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Eagerly desirous:
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  1. Eagerly desirous:
  2. Eager; enthusiastic; much interested
  3. Strongly felt or perceived; intense; strong
Of, or having the nature of, enthusiasm
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  1. Of, or having the nature of, enthusiasm
  2. Having or showing enthusiasm; ardent
  3. With zealous fervor; excited, motivated.
Displaying or characterized by strong enthusiasm or devotion; fervent:
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  1. Displaying or characterized by strong enthusiasm or devotion; fervent:
  2. Warm or intense in feeling; passionate
  3. Expressing or characterized by warmth of feeling; passionate:
Having or marked by keen interest and enthusiasm:
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  1. Having or marked by keen interest and enthusiasm:
  2. Having or marked by strong desire or craving; greedy:
  3. Having an intense craving; greedy
Eagerly wishing
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  1. Eagerly wishing
  2. Uneasy and apprehensive about an uncertain event or matter; worried.
  3. Attended with, showing, or causing anxiety:
Having or expressing desire; desiring:
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  1. Having or expressing desire; desiring:
  2. Desiring; having or characterized by desire
Inspiring hope; promising.
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  1. Inspiring hope; promising.
  2. Inspiring or giving hope
  3. Feeling or showing hope; expecting to get what one wants
Expressing a wish or longing for something.
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  1. Expressing a wish or longing for something.
  2. Aspiring, or seeking advancement.
  3. Having or showing a wish; desirous; longing
Having a (specified) character, mood, or disposition
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  1. Having a (specified) character, mood, or disposition
  2. Full of spirit; lively; energetic; animated
  3. Lively, vigorous, animated or courageous.
(Physics) Being at an energy level higher than the ground state.
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  1. (Physics) Being at an energy level higher than the ground state.
  2. Emotionally aroused; agitated
Feeling or showing a yearning
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  1. Feeling or showing a yearning
Unable to wait patiently or tolerate delay; restless.
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  1. Unable to wait patiently or tolerate delay; restless.
  2. Restively eager or desirous; anxious:
  3. Feeling or showing a lack of patience
Extremely hot; glowing.
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  1. Extremely hot; glowing.
  2. Having or showing great warmth of feeling; intensely devoted or earnest; ardent
Showing or expressing sincerity or seriousness:
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  1. Showing or expressing sincerity or seriousness:
  2. Serious and intense; not joking or playful; sincere, ardent, etc.
Full of keen anticipation or excitement; eager.
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  1. Full of keen anticipation or excitement; eager.
Displaying or characterized by strong enthusiasm or devotion; fervent:
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  1. Displaying or characterized by strong enthusiasm or devotion; fervent:
  2. Warm or intense in feeling; passionate
  3. Expressing or characterized by warmth of feeling; passionate:
(Archaic) Thirsty
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  1. (Archaic) Thirsty
  2. Strongly desirous; eager:
  3. (Figuratively) Eager or extremely desirous (for something).
Having or marked by keen interest and enthusiasm:
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  1. Having or marked by keen interest and enthusiasm:
  2. Having an intense craving; greedy
  3. Having or marked by strong desire or craving; greedy:
Feeling or showing restless eagerness to do something, go somewhere, etc.
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  1. Feeling or showing restless eagerness to do something, go somewhere, etc.
  2. Restively eager or desirous; anxious:
  3. Feeling or showing a lack of patience
Acutely sensitive:
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  1. Acutely sensitive:
  2. Strongly felt or perceived; intense; strong
  3. Ardent; enthusiastic:
(Archaic) Full of desire; eager:
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  1. (Archaic) Full of desire; eager:
  2. Expressing care or concern for another:
  3. Showing great attention or concern to another:
  1. Needing to drink.
  2. Feeling thirst; wanting to drink
  3. Having a strong desire; craving
Full of eagerness; enthusiastic.
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  1. Full of eagerness; enthusiastic.
  2. Eager.

Synonym Study

  • Anxious suggests eagerness, but with some uneasiness over the outcome anxious to excel
  • Keen implies deep interest and a spirited readiness to achieve something the team was keen on winning
  • Eager implies great enthusiasm, zeal, or sometimes impatience, in the desire for a pursuit of something eager to begin work: avid suggests an intense, sometimes greedy, desire to enjoy or possess something avid for power
Find another word for eager. In this page you can discover 32 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for eager, like: keen, enthusiastic, ardent, avid, anxious, desirous, hopeful, wishful, spirited, enthused and exhilarated.