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avid
used in Ulysses by James Joyce

2 uses
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Definition
enthusiastic or strongly interested
  • She blinked up out of her avid shameclosing eyes, mewing plaintively and long, showing him her milkwhite teeth.
    Episode 4 — Calypso (6% in)
  • (He repeats) Spontaneously to seek out the saurian's lair in order to entrust their teats to his avid suction.
    Episode 15 — Circe (52% in)

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