eagerness

448 synonyms found

Pronunciation:

[ˈiːɡənəs], [ˈiːɡənəs], [ˈiː_ɡ_ə_n_ə_s]
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Synonyms for Eagerness:

desire (noun)

acquisitiveness, amorousness, ardency, covetousness, craving, desire, expectation, fondness, greed, hope, hunger, itch, longing, lust, need, passion, thirst, urge, wish, yearning.

enthusiasm (noun)

ardor, enthusiasm, excitement, fervency, fervor, fire, spirit, zeal.

hope (noun)

anticipation, aspiration, confidence, contemplation, faith, optimism, presumption, sureness.

vigor (noun)

activity, agility, agitation, animation, earnestness, energy, exuberance, friskiness, gusto, industriousness, liveliness, lustiness, potency, power, puissance, relish, sprightliness, strength, verve, vigor, vim, zest.

willingness (noun)

acquiescent, adaptability, agreeability, amenability, assent, compliance, cooperation, ductility, flexibility, malleability, persuadability, pliability, readiness, receptiveness, submissiveness, susceptibility, tameness, tractability, willingness, yieldingness.

Other synonyms and related words:

Aye, abandon, acceptance, accord, ache, acquiescence, acuity, acuteness, adherence, ado, adventurousness, affection, affinity, affirmation, affirmative, affirmative voice, aggressiveness, agog, agreeableness, agreement, alacrity, allegiance, ambition, anger, anxiety, anxious, anxiousness, appetite, appoint, appreciation, approbation, approval, aptitude, aptness, ardent, ardour, arise, arousal, arrange, ascertain, ask, aspire, aspire after, attachment, attitude, audacity, avid, avidity, avidness, be anxious for, be avid for, be avid of, be desirous of, become popular, befall, beg, begin, bent, bias, blessing, boldness, breathless impatience, brio, brisk, briskness, build, bumptiousness, buoyant, burning desire, bustle, cast, chafing, character, cheerful, cheerful consent, cheerfulness, cheery, come, commotion, conatus, concern, concupiscence, conduciveness, connivance, consent, constancy, constitute, cooperativeness, cordiality, courage, coveting, crave, crave for, create, cupidity, curiosity, daring, dash, delight, demonstrate, desideration, desirous, determination, determine, develop, devotedness, devotion, diathesis, disposition, disquiet, disquietude, dither, docility, drive, dynamism, eager, earnest, ebullience, ebullient, ecstasy, effort, elan, emotion, empressement, endorsement, endurance, engrossment, enjoyment, enterprise, enthusiastic, erect, establish, excitability, excitation, excitation of feeling, excited, exertion, exhilaration, extravagance, facetious, fanaticism, fancy, fantasy, favorable disposition, favorableness, feeling, feeling for, felicitous, fervent, fervid, fervidness, fervour, festive, feverishness, fix, flame, flourish, force, forcefulness, forwardness, found, fretfulness, fretting, frolicsome, furore, furore orfuror, fury, fuss, gameness, geniality, get-up-and-go, glad, glow, go, good will, goodwill, graciousness, greediness, groan for, grow, gumption, gush, gust, guts, hankering, happen, happy, haste, heartiness, heat, heated, horme, hunger after, hunger for, hurry, impatience, impatientness, impetuosity, impetuousness, impetus, inclination, infatuation, initiative, inkling, inspiration, instinct, intellectual curiosity, intensity, intention, intentness, interest, jocund, jolly, joyful, keenness, lather, leaning, liability, libido, life, lighthearted, liking, lively, love, loyalty, lust for, lust for learning, mania, merry, mettle, mettlesomeness, mind, motivation, mustard, nosiness, okay, oomph, overanxiety, overeager, pant after, pant for, partiality, penchant, pep, perfervidum aingenium, permission, persona, physical energy, pith, pizazz, pleasure, pleasure principle, pliancy, pother, predilection, predisposition, preference, prejudice, preparation, probability, proclivity, prompt willingness, promptitude, promptness, proneness, propensity, prosper, prove, prurience, pruriency, purpose, purposefulness, push, pushiness, quickness, rage, ratification, ravenousness, receptive mood, receptivity, resilience, resolution, resolve, responsiveness, restiveness, restlessness, right mood, risking one's life, rush, sanction, satisfaction, sensitivity to, set, sexual desire, sharpness, snoopiness, soft spot, solicitude, speed, spiritedness, spunk, stamina, starch, starve, state of excitability, stew, stimulation, stir, stomach, stress, submission, suspense, sweat, sympathy, take place, taste, temper, temperament, tendency, tense readiness, tenseness, tension, thirst for, thirst for knowledge, thrive, to-do, tropism, turmoil, turn, twist, unction, uneasiness, ungrudgingness, unloathness, unpatientness, unquietness, unreluctance, upset, urgency, vaulting ambition, vehemence, vigour, vitality, vivaciousness, vivacity, voraciousness, voracity, want, wanting, warmth, warp, way, weakness, will, will and pleasure, will-power, willing ear, willing heart, wish fulfillment, wishful, wishing, wistful, yearn, yearn to, yen, zealotry, zealousness, zestfulness, zing, zip.

Quotes for Eagerness:

  1. We must not, however, be like the leaders of the great romantic revolt who, in their eagerness to get rid of the husk of convention, disregarded also the humane aspiration. Irving Babbitt.
  2. Great eagerness in the pursuit of wealth, pleasure, or honor, cannot exist without sin. Desiderius Erasmus.
  3. I arise full of eagerness and energy, knowing well what achievement lies ahead of me. Zane Grey.