Hindi translation of keen
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Word forms: keener, keenest
Definitions and Translations
1. adjective after link verb
If you are keen on doing something, you very much want to do it. If you are keen that something should happen, you very much want it to happen.उत्सुकइच्छुकलालायित ⇒ He was never keen on moving to England. ⇒ She's still keen to keep in touch.
Derived formskeenness uncountable nounउत्सुकता nfइच्छा nfलालसा nf ⇒ ...the country's keenness for better relationships with its neighbours.
2. adjective after link verb
If you are keen on something or someone, you like them a lot.उत्सुकबहुत इच्छुक
Derived formskeenness uncountable nounदिलचस्पी nfरुचि nf ⇒ ...his keenness for the arts.
If someone is keen, they have a lot of enthusiasm for a particular activity or for things in general.उत्सुकजिज्ञासु ⇒ I've interviewed him and he seems very keen. ⇒ She was a keen photographer.
Derived formskeenness uncountable nounउत्सुकता nfजिज्ञासा nf ⇒ ...the keenness of the students.
A keen sense or emotion is very strong and intense.तीव्रज़बरदस्तप्रखरतीक्ष्ण ⇒ ...his keen sense of loyalty.
Derived formskeenly adverbज़बरदस्त तरीके से ⇒ Charles listened keenly. ⇒ The contest was very keenly fought.
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Example Sentences Including 'keen'
That he was keen to stay with her -- almost fantastically keen -- was touchingly apparent.INSTANCES OF THE NUMBER 3 (2002)
We are particularly keen to speak to the driver of a dark-coloured Volkswagen Golf.THE LAST TEMPTATION (2002)
Mary, he'd soon discovered, was a keen believer in treading the thorny path.AMAGANSETT (2004)
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'keen' in Other Languages
- Arabic: مُتَحَمِّسٌ
- Brazilian Portuguese: entusiástico entusiástica
- Chinese: 渴望的
- Croatian: gorljiv gorljiva
- Czech: dychtivý
- Danish: ivrig efter
- Dutch: enthousiast van zintuigen
- European Spanish: resuelto resuelta
- Finnish: innokas
- French: enthousiaste
- German: begeistert
- Greek: ενθουσιώδης
- Italian: appassionato appassionata
- Japanese: 熱心な
- Korean: 열심인
- Norwegian: ivrig
- Polish: zapalony zapalona
- Portuguese: entusiástico entusiástica
- Romanian: nerăbdător nerăbdător, nerăbdătoare, nerăbdători, nerăbdătoare
- Russian: жаждать
- Spanish: entusiasta
- Swedish: angelägen angeläget
- Thai: กระตือรือร้น
- Turkish: istekli
- Ukrainian: зацікавлений
- Vietnamese: say mê
Translation of keen from the Collins English to Hindi Dictionary