Synonyms of avidity
enthusiasm • Her lack of enthusiasm filled me with disappointment.
devotion • She was flattered by his devotion.
zeal • his zeal for teaching
fervour • an outbreak of religious fervour
eagerness • the voice of a woman speaking with breathless eagerness
ardour • my ardour for football
keenness • the keenness of the students
longing • He felt a longing for the familiar.
desire • I had a strong desire to help and care for people.
hunger • He has a hunger for success that seems bottomless.
thirst • their ever-growing thirst for cash
hankering • Have you always had a hankering to be an actress?
avarice • a month's rent - just enough to satisfy the landlord's avarice
acquisitiveness • His villa is filled with evidence of his acquisitiveness.
rapacity • their sexual desire and rapacity
cupidity (formal) • the well-known cupidity and greed of politicians
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acquisitivenessIf you describe a person or an organization as acquisitive, you do not approve of them because you think they are too concerned with getting new possessions. (noun)
• His villa is filled with evidence of his acquisitiveness.
ardourArdour is a strong, intense feeling of love or enthusiasm for someone or something.
• my ardour for football
avariceAvarice is extremely strong desire for money and possessions.
• a month's rent - just enough to satisfy the landlord's avarice
Thesaurus for avidity from the Collins English Thesaurus