Pronunciation of Eager
/ˈiː_ɡ_ə/, /ˈiːɡə/, /ˈiːɡə/
Antonyms for eager:
unenthusiastic, uneager, detached, nonchalant, frigid, careless, stolid, negligent, unmoved, indifferent, cool, aloof, stony, cold, unconcerned, calm, uninterested, unmindful, dispassionate, purposeless, impassive, phlegmatic, hesitant, regardless, reluctant, disinterested, apathetic, casual, satisfied, incurious, heedless, insouciant.
Usage examples for eager:
- Still- there had been an eager upspringing light in his eyes... - "The Sisters-In-Law", Gertrude Atherton.
- Your news, Valdor, cried one or two eager voices, while several heads leaned forward in the direction of the fiercely- moustached man who sat next to Lotys. - "Temporal Power", Marie Corelli.
- I am eager to read the books you have sent me and I hope to be able to understand them easily. - "Letters of a Javanese Princess", Raden Adjeng Kartini Commentator: Louis Couperus.