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impatient

adjective

Synonyms and Antonyms of impatient

  1. 1 showing urgent desire or interest she was impatient to give her presentation before the landmark commission Synonyms of impatient agog, antsy, anxious, ardent, athirst, avid, crazy, desirous, enthused, enthusiastic, excited, geeked [slang], great, greedy, gung ho, hepped up, hopped-up, hot, hungry, eager, juiced, keen, nuts, pumped, raring, solicitous, stoked [slang], thirsty, voracious, wildWords Related to impatient engaged, interested; happy, hung up, obsessed; ambitious, appetent, covetous, craving, hankering, longing, pining; breathless, restive, restless; amenable, disposed, game, glad, inclined, ready, unreluctant, willingNear Antonyms of impatient casual, incurious, insouciant, nonchalant, unconcerned, uninterested; aloof, detached, disinterested; impassive, stolid; halfhearted, lackadaisical, languid, languorous, lukewarm, spiritless; averse, disinclined, hesitant, loath (also loth or loathe), reluctant, unwillingAntonyms of impatient apathetic, indifferent, uneager, unenthusiastic

  2. 2 unable or unwilling to endure those airline passengers who are so impatient of delays, even for the most obvious of reasons Synonyms of impatient intolerantWords Related to impatient uncompromising, unforgiving, unyielding; complaining, fussing, griping, grumbling, kvetching, protesting, squawking, whiningNear Antonyms of impatient accepting, forgiving, long-suffering, resigned, uncomplaining, willing; indulgentAntonyms of impatient abiding, enduring, forbearing, patient, tolerant



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