Definitions of eagerly

  1. In an eager manner.

Usage examples for eagerly

  1. We talked long and eagerly that night. – The Harbor by Ernest Poole
  2. " You've got to have land," explained Sam eagerly. – The Huntress by Hulbert Footner
  3. In her relief she turned eagerly to Rames. – The Turnstile by A. E. W. (Alfred Edward Woodley) Mason
  4. No, no, he said eagerly, no one has put anything of the kind into my head- no one. – Uncanny Tales by Mary Louisa Molesworth
  5. Lady Rose looked up eagerly. – Norston's Rest by Ann S. Stephens
  6. " I see them, Hugh," announced Alec, eagerly. – The Boy Scouts with the Motion Picture Players by Robert Shaler
  7. " I know- I remember," cried Lucy, eagerly-" stop a moment, I have it." – The Star-Gazers by George Manville Fenn
  8. Mrs. Frothingham eagerly agreed with everything, and did her best to allow no moment of silence. – The Whirlpool by George Gissing
  9. " Yes, I am going," he said eagerly, " to fight a hard fight. – The Man with a Shadow by George Manville Fenn
  10. She gave him the book eagerly. – The Way of Ambition by Robert Hichens
  11. Asked Tom, eagerly, anxious to know whether he had missed anything. – Tom Swift and his Giant Cannon or, The Longest Shots on Record by Victor Appleton
  12. Eagerly, almost painfully, this question is put. – Faith and Unfaith by Duchess
  13. I moved toward it eagerly, and suddenly the mystery was made clear. – Neighbours by Robert Stead
  14. But she was eagerly grateful. – Miss Merivale's Mistake by Mrs. Henry Clarke
  15. Mrs. Eveleth asked, eagerly. – The Inner Shrine by Basil King
  16. " Why, that's only a hundred people giving a thousand each," cried Leonore eagerly. – The Honorable Peter Stirling and What People Thought of Him by Paul Leicester Ford
  17. Patricia remembered Rosamond saying something much to this effect, and she agreed eagerly. – Miss Pat at Artemis Lodge by Pemberton Ginther
  18. " Let me help," she cried eagerly. – A People's Man by E. Phillips Oppenheim
  19. No, said Edward, eagerly, and so would I counsel. – Harold, Complete The Last Of The Saxon Kings by Edward Bulwer-Lytton
  20. She leaned across the table eagerly. – Mr. Grex of Monte Carlo by E. Phillips Oppenheim