each, adj. 1. every, any, respective, separate, individual, personal, particular.
-pron. 2. each one, every one, one and all, each and all, all and sundry.
-adv. 3. apiece, per, a person, Inf. a head, SI. a shot; per capita, per diem, per annum; respectively, separately, singly, severally, individually. eager, adj. 1. desirous, hoping, hopeful, wishing, wishful; yearning, longing, craving, emulous, desiring, anxious, itching, SI. itchy, solicitous, keen; zestful, alive, full of life, energetic, lively, bright-eyed and bushy-tailed; wide-awake, awake, active, alert, quick, bright; sparkling, Inf. sparked, kindled, enkindled; inflamed, fired up, stirred up; spirited, enthusiastic, enthused, Inf. psyched, psyched up, exhilarated, ecstatic; inspired, enlivened, inspirited, invigorated, energized; vivified, vitalized, animated, sanguine; reanimated, revived, revitalized, rejuvenated; stimulated, excited, aroused, Inf. hot; intensely desirous, fain, impassioned, passionate; zealous, Inf. gung-ho, ardent, vehement, fervent, fervid, perfervid; frenzied, frantic, crazed, mad, Inf. wild, infatuated.
2. earnest, intense, sincere, heartfelt; wholehearted, profound, serious; diligent, hard-working, industrious, studious; persevering, sedulous, resolute; ambitious, aspiring, up-and-coming, enterprising, pushing, Inf. pushy, aggressive; impulsive, impetuous, impatient, hasty; overeager, overanxious, greedy, avid, ravenous, voracious.
eagerly, adv. 1. ardently, keenly, enthusiastically, avidly, zealously; zestfully, lively, with zest, with relish, with gusto, Inf. to beat the band, SI. up a storm; quickly, swiftly, expeditiously, with dispatch; promptly, readily, willingly, at the drop of a hat.
2. vehemently, vigorously: fervently, passionately, perfervidly; impatiently, anxiously, longingly, desirously, yearningly.
3. heartily, warmly, with open arms, cordially, earnestly, sincerely, gladly, cheerfully. eagerness, n. 1. enthusiasm, ardor, avidity, keenness, fervor, intensity; zeal, willingness, readiness, promptness, gameness; anxiousness, solicitude, intentness; impatience, fluster, ruffle, Inf. itchy feet, SI. ants; desire, longing, yearning, wishing.
2. zest, appetite, spirit, relish, gusto, úlan, animation, life; verve, vitality, vigor, vim, liveliness; Inf. go, Inf. snap, Inf. pluck, stir, dash, bustle, flurry; dispatch, expedition, sharpness, briskness, quickness; enterprise, diligence, industry, assiduousness, studiousness, sedulity, perseverance.