avidness


Also found in: Thesaurus.

avidness

(ˈævɪdnəs)
n
a desire to advance; eagerness
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.avidness - a positive feeling of wanting to push ahead with somethingavidness - a positive feeling of wanting to push ahead with something
enthusiasm - a feeling of excitement
ardor, ardour, elan, zeal - a feeling of strong eagerness (usually in favor of a person or cause); "they were imbued with a revolutionary ardor"; "he felt a kind of religious zeal"
References in periodicals archive ?
Regarding this study, intention means an individual's avidness to identify and utilize new skills in publishing articles in OAJs and accessing information from OAJs rather than the traditional printed and subscribed journals.
Truman to join American led Capitalist Bloc reveals Pakistan's avidness to find security umbrella of, US sponsored security pacts in Asia.
Despite my avidness, it was 1993 before I became a Peacemaker Centennial owner and shooter.
The unstoppable fluidity of content exchange and the consumer's avidness to obtain the greatest possible quantity of information are forcing companies to be transparent in all their proposals.
But in addition to security concerns related to explosions, there is also the fear of fan-on-fan violence, considering the avidness of each group of supporters.