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keenly
American English: /ˈkinli/British English: /ˈkiːnli/

Translation of keenly in Spanish:

adverb

  • 1 (intensely, acutely)
    (feel/regret)
    profundamente
    she felt the insult keenly
    el insulto la hirió en lo más vivo
    a keenly felt sorrow
    un profundo pesar
    a keenly contested match
    un partido muy reñido
    they were keenly aware of the danger
    eran muy conscientes del peligro que corrían
  • 2 (enthusiastically)
    (support)
    vivamente
    con entusiasmo
    they began keenly enough, but …
    empezaron con mucho entusiasmo, pero …
  • 3 (penetratingly) she examined the manuscript keenly
    examinó el manuscrito minuciosamente
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