avidly
adverb see avid

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • avidly — adv. Avidly is used with these verbs: ↑listen, ↑read, ↑seek, ↑watch …   Collocations dictionary

  • avidly — avid ► ADJECTIVE ▪ keenly interested or enthusiastic. DERIVATIVES avidity noun avidly adverb. ORIGIN Latin avidus, from avere crave …   English terms dictionary

  • avidly — adverb in an avid manner whatever the flavor or color of your local paper, do remember that these are read avidly for local information • Derived from adjective: ↑avid …   Useful english dictionary

  • avidly — See avid. * * * …   Universalium

  • avidly — adverb In an avid manner; greedily; eagerly …   Wiktionary

  • avidly — Synonyms and related words: animatedly, anxiously, avariciously, breathlessly, covetously, devouringly, eagerly, enthusiastically, graspingly, greedily, hoggishly, impatiently, keenly, piggishly, promptly, quickly, rapaciously, raveningly,… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • avidly — adv. eagerly; greedily …   English contemporary dictionary

  • avidly — av·id·ly …   English syllables

  • avidly — See: avid …   English dictionary

  • avid — avidly, adv. avidness, n. /av id/, adj. 1. enthusiastic; ardent; dedicated; keen: an avid moviegoer. 2. keenly desirous; eager; greedy (often fol. by for or of): avid for pleasure; avid of power. [1760 70; < L avidus, equiv. to av(ere) to crave + …   Universalium

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