Extended Affix Grammar
[ee-ger] /ˈi gər/ adjective 1. keen or ardent in desire or feeling; impatiently longing: I am eager for news about them. He is eager to sing. 2. characterized by or revealing great earnestness: an eager look. 3. Obsolete. keen; sharp; biting. [ee-ger, ey-ger] /ˈi gər, ˈeɪ gər/ noun, Chiefly British. 1. . [ee-ger, ey-ger] /ˈi […]
[ee-guh n] /ˈi gən/ noun 1. a town in SE Minnesota.
[ee-ger] /ˈi gər/ noun 1. a person who is excessively diligent or overly zealous. noun 1. (informal) a person who displays conspicuous diligence, esp one who volunteers for extra work modifier : her eager-beaver sincerity/ eager-beaver gung-ho spirit noun phrase An energetic and willing worker; ambitious striver (1940s+) An exceptionally zealous person, one who habitually […]
- Eager evaluation
Any evaluation strategy where evaluation of some or all function arguments is started before their value is required. A typical example is call-by-value, where all arguments are passed evaluated. The opposite of eager evaluation is call-by-need where evaluation of an argument is only started when it is required. The term “speculative evaluation” is very close […]