avidly avidly  /ˈæ vəd li/


  • (adv) in an avid manner


  1. His art collection includes work by such Latin American masters as Fernando Botero, Frida Kahlo and Roberto Matta, among others, and he avidly promotes art in public places.
  2. A PTI cover story: The Matrix: An exclusive look at the year's most avidly anticipated film epic.
  3. The Cannes audience giggled at some of the more intense scenes as when Ryno has a bullet removed from his chest and Vellini avidly licks the wound.


  1. Stephen Hill, Jeremy Kerley expected to practice at minicamp

    In the last few years, Jets coach Rex Ryan has routinely held the most avidly watched press conferences in the AFC East. That was not the case on Tuesday as Ryan spoke to reporters in New Jersey at roughly the same time that Bill Belichick was addressing the masses in New England about the team’s…
    on June 11, 2013     Source: NBC Sports: ProFootballTalk

  2. Couple sentenced to prison for burglarizing families at funerals

    Jacquelyn Bucholz avidly read on-line obituaries to find out who had died in and around the small McHenry County town where she lived with her husband, Jason Werner.
    on June 8, 2013     Source: FOX News Chicago

  3. Letter: N.H. Republicans’ Choice

    New Hampshire is no stranger to federal dollars. We have pursued them avidly in order to put a tunnel between Kmart and JC Penney, expand the Manchester airport, and host new Air Force tankers at Pease.
    on June 6, 2013     Source: Valley News


  1. "I need a week to recharge my batteries but I will avidly tune in to all the coverage as the race for Ryder Cup points kicks off," Montgomerie said in a statement from his management company after completing his final round at the Johnnie Walker...
    on Aug 30, 2009 By: Colin Montgomerie Source: Reuters India

  2. "This is so special to come to the palace, meeting the Queen here and being here with all the rest of the boys," said Vaughan. "She was saying she watched the series avidly - but not all the time, because it all got too tense for her and was...
    on Feb 9, 2006 By: Michael Vaughan Source: guardian.co.uk

  3. "My family has always followed cricket avidly, so recording with Brett Lee was exciting," Bhosle told Reuters. "He is a charming person."
    on Jan 11, 2007 By: Asha Bhosle Source: Reuters India

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