Avidity - definition, pronunciation, transcription

Amer.  |əˈvɪdəti|  American pronunciation of the word avidity
Brit.  |əˈvɪdɪti|  British pronunciation of the word avidity

noun

- a positive feeling of wanting to push ahead with something (syn: avidness, eagerness, keenness)

Examples

...an advanced case of avidity that led to shoplifting at the tender age of 13...

...in her avidity to express her opinions, she frequently and unthinkingly interrupts people...

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