Definition from Wiktionary, the free dictionary
- IPA: /ævɪd/, /ævəd/
- enthusiastic; passionate; longing eagerly; eager; greedy
- I'm an avid reader.
- 1996, Janette Turner Hospital, Oyster, Virago Press, paperback edition, page 3
- We waited for something to happen, for anything to happen, we were avid for some event to unfold itself out of the burning nothing to save us.
Derived terms 
longing eagerly; eager; greedy
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