Synonyms for avid

Synonyms for (adj) avid

Synonyms: zealous, avid

Definition: marked by active interest and enthusiasm

Usage: an avid sports fan

Similar words: enthusiastic

Definition: having or showing great excitement and interest

Usage: enthusiastic crowds filled the streets; an enthusiastic response; was enthusiastic about taking ballet lessons

Synonyms: greedy, esurient, avid, devouring

Definition: (often followed by `for') ardently or excessively desirous

Usage: avid for adventure; an avid ambition to succeed; fierce devouring affection; the esurient eyes of an avid curiosity; greedy for fame

Similar words: desirous, wishful

Definition: having or expressing desire for something

Usage: desirous of high office; desirous of finding a quick solution to the problem

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