The definition of eager is ready and impatient to do something.(adjective)
An example of eager is a child who is very excited and waiting for her first trip to Disney World.
See eager in Webster's New World College Dictionary
Origin: ME egre < OFr aigre < L acer, sharp, acute, ardent, eager: see acid
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adjective ea·ger·er, ea·ger·est
Origin: Middle English eger, sour, sharp, impetuous
Origin: , from Anglo-Norman egre
Origin: , from Latin ācer; see ak- in Indo-European roots.
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