Synonyms for Avid:

adj.

all (adjective)
greedy, devouring, esurient.
dry (adjective)
thirsty.
enthusiastic (adjective)
keen, fervent, hooked, motivated, wholehearted, born-again, mad about something, zealous.
grabby (adjective)
grabby.
worried (adjective)
solicitous.

n.

ravenous, edacious, gluttonous, omnivorous, rapacious, desire, voracious, unappeasable. grabby, grasping, avaricious, acquisitive, covetous, give, hungry. raring, impatient, ardent, agog, solicitous, Thirsting, bursting, thirsty, athirst, concern, keen. avid (noun)
great, devouring, eager, enthusiastic, esurient, desirous, zealous, greedy.
eager (noun)
study ateager, keen.

Other synonyms:

agog, Thirsting, unappeasable, athirst, raring. omnivorous, acquisitive. solicitous, covetous, gluttonous. impatient, ardent, bursting. keen. hungry. eager
eager.

Usage examples for avid

  1. And now I caught it- a quick and avid pulsing. – The Metal Monster by A. Merritt
  2. Strange as it may seem, the planter had to be forced to raise enough food for his own support, so avid was his desire for quick tobacco profits. – Virginia Under Charles I And Cromwell, 1625-1660 by Wilcomb E. Washburn