Definition of eager beaver in English:

eager beaver

Syllabification: ea·ger bea·ver

noun

informal
  • A keen and enthusiastic person who works very hard.
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    • The overcast and misty weather did little to dampen the enthusiasm of the eager beavers.
    • At the agencies I was able to contact, I found that a lot of eager beavers had already filled up the slots in most of them.
    • The students were buzzing and there was a long queue of eager beavers waiting for their turn.

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