keen on
phrasal very enthusiastic or excited about <
wasn't keen on going

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • keen on — (informal) 1. Devoted to 2. Fond of 3. Very interested in, esp romantically or sexually 4. Very desirous of • • • Main Entry: ↑keen * * * keen on 1 : very excited about and interested in (something) …   Useful english dictionary

  • keen\ on — • keen about • keen on adj. phr. Very enthusiastic about someone or something. It is well known that Queen Elizabeth is keen on horses …   Словарь американских идиом

  • keen on — adjective fond, or appreciative of Im not keen on fish with lots of bones …   Wiktionary

  • keen on — interested in or attracted by. → keen …   English new terms dictionary

  • keen on — Synonyms and related words: aching for, attracted, bent on, cathectic, concerned, crazy to, curious, desirous of, dying for, dying to, enthused, enthusiastic, enthusiastic about, excited, fain of, fascinated, fond of, full of enthusiasm, glowing …   Moby Thesaurus

  • keen on — eager to, enthusiastic about. See desire …   English dictionary for students

  • keen on — fond of, devoted to, enthusiastic about …   English contemporary dictionary

  • keen on —  Attached to. Fond of. Interested in …   A concise dictionary of English slang

  • keen on something — phrase interested in something and enjoying it, especially an activity that you do often All the kids are keen on swimming. He’s also very keen on modern painters. mad keen on something (=extremely keen): I was mad keen on horses then. Thesaurus …   Useful english dictionary

  • keen on someone — informal phrase liking someone, or thinking that they are attractive He seems pretty keen on her. dead keen (=extremely keen): I’m telling you, she’s dead keen on you. Thesaurus: in love with someonesynonym Main entry …   Useful english dictionary

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