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avid
used in The Fountainhead

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Definition
enthusiastic or strongly interested
  • It was the first chance Francon had ever had at a Wynand commission and he grasped it avidly, thinking of the possibilities which it could open.
    1.9 — Part 1 Chapter 9 (21% in)
  • In the drafting room Keating noticed three draftsmen, their heads close together, bent over a section of the New York Banner, reading with a guilty kind of avid interest; he heard an unpleasant chuckle from one of them.
    1.9 — Part 1 Chapter 9 (79% in)
  • Keating listened avidly.
    2.5 — Part 2 Chapter 5 (54% in)

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