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solicitous

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1 given to or made with heedful anticipation of the needs and happiness of others
  • a most solicitous husband, he had already cleaned the house and cooked dinner by the time his wife returned home from work

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2 showing urgent desire or interest
  • a family that is solicitous to put this whole unfortunate affair behind them and to move on with their lives

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The first known use of solicitous was in 1563

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“Solicitous.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/solicitous. Accessed 4 Dec. 2021.

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