Usage examples for eager

  1. Why should he have been so eager to say that? – Blind Policy by George Manville Fenn
  2. An eager fire of questions. – Love Me Little, Love Me Long by Charles Reade Edition: 10 Language: English
  3. He did look eager! – Prudence of the Parsonage by Ethel Hueston
  4. Erec was eager for the battle; so he asks for arms, and they are given to him. – Four Arthurian Romances "Erec et Enide", "Cliges", "Yvain", and "Lancelot" by Chretien DeTroyes
  5. " I must confess to being eager to go," was the reply. – Middy and Ensign by G. Manville Fenn
  6. And yet- he had been eager for the rough game of war! – A Minstrel In France by Harry Lauder
  7. I cannot express to you, Father, how eager I am to be of service to him! – The Black Robe by Wilkie Collins
  8. I thought a moment, then fixed my eager eyes on her. – The Reckoning by Robert W. Chambers
  9. The little one is too eager, is it not true? – Letters of a Javanese Princess by Raden Adjeng Kartini Commentator: Louis Couperus
  10. The path of his desire lay open before him; the opportunity was not to be missed; he grew eager. – Gulmore, The Boss by Frank Harris
  11. Stop, eager and wicked men! – Eastern Tales by Many Story Tellers by Various
  12. Helen's voice was eager. – The Road to Understanding by Eleanor H. Porter
  13. But why should they be so eager after one doubloon? – Where the Pavement Ends by John Russell
  14. Yes, you must be eager! – The Readjustment by Will Irwin
  15. Of course, she was nothing but a fresh, pretty, eager seventeen- year- old, with a figure that ... – Pagan Passions by Gordon Randall Garrett Laurence Mark Janifer
  16. The artist followed him with eager eyes. – Uncle William The Man Who Was Shif'less by Jennette Lee
  17. I went to her and began to circumlocute, thinking she listened- she had the same eager look. – The Complete Project Gutenberg Works of George Meredith by George Meredith
  18. You seemed eager yesterday to get in on a new chance, so I am taking you out to look over the ground. – The Silver Horde by Rex Beach
  19. I'm glad to know how you really felt about things that you seemed so eager for." – April Hopes by William Dean Howells Last Updated: February 27, 2009
  20. I soon discovered how eager and how successful also she had been in her endeavours to bring her father and mother to the knowledge and experience of the truth. – The Dairyman's Daughter by Legh Richmond