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Words and phrases that have a meaning related to keen:   (217 results)

Often used in the same context:
eager, reluctant, anxious, happy, willing, interested, loath, adamant, hopeful, averse, hesitant, loth, fond, pleased, confident, wary, inclined, encouraging, unlikely, canny, unimpressed, glad, concerned, excited, convinced, enthusiastic, passionate, reticent, skeptical, undoubted, unwilling, unconvinced, skilful, able, desperate, unhappy, ready, au fait, shirty, apprehensive, unperturbed, fantastic, unsurprised, careful, heartening, mindful, avid, astute, bemused, unworried, curious, cautious, good, assiduous, unable, unconcerned, receptive, sanguine, motivated, gung ho, grateful, midas touch, afraid, optimistic, genuine, perturbed, shrewd, pragmatic, great, unfazed, nous, tailormade, peeved, adept, nonplussed, aware, welcome, savvy, envious, important, leery, clued, sure, fortunate, appreciative, choosy, cagey, proud, besotted, barrow boy, disillusioned, vital, vested interest, roped, attuned, unglamourous, gret, astonished, ambivalent, limbering, indebted, forthcoming, hard, cheap, heavy, queer, slow, hot, smart, bad, impatient, near, hostile, inconvenient, pleasing, quick, sensible, slew, witty, none, short, keener, keenest, discerning, quickened, acutest, acuter, attentive, discriminating, perceptive, prescient, sharpened, unaided, awakened, clairvoyant, penetrating, perspicacious, alert

Appears in the definition of:
., acumen, argus-eyed, bird of jove, discerning, disconcertingly, eager, eagle, ear, electricity, gazelle hound, greyhound, hawk-eyed, herpestes nyula, indian mongoose, insightfulness, intellect, joie de vivre, keen-sighted, keenly, lynx-eyed, nomination, observant, observing, perceptive, prehensile, profoundness, profundity, quick-eared, quick-sighted, quicken, saluki, scented, sense, sharp-eared, sharp-eyed, sharp-sighted, subtilise, subtilize, wary, whet

More general:
coronach, dirge, grieve, lament, requiem, sorrow, threnody

Synonyms:
acute, bang-up, bully, cool, corking, cracking, cutting, dandy, discriminating, exquisite, good, great, groovy, incisive, intelligent, intense, knifelike, lament, neat, nifty, not bad, peachy, penetrating, penetrative, perceptive, piercing, sharp, slap-up, smashing, stabbing, swell

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— Nouns for keen: interest, sense, eye, eyes, observer, competition, insight, mind, observation, appreciation, desire, more...

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