from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • adv. eagerly; greedily.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • adv. Eagerly; greedily.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • In an avid or avidious manner; eagerly; with greediness.


avidious +‎ -ly (Wiktionary)


  • "Must say it's pretty good stuff," he said, balancing his plate on his knee and sampling the mess avidiously.


  • He stood looking at her, his gaze taking in the young form avidiously.

    Rose O'Paradise

  • And that old, specious, dressed-up, garbled, sea-sick ptomaine prancing about avidiously like an irremediable turkey gobbler with patent leather shoes on is my best friend.

    Heart of the West [Annotated]


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