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synonyms for impatiently

  • actively
  • ardently
  • breathlessly
  • cordially
  • earnestly
  • energetically
  • enthusiastically
  • fervently
  • gladly
  • heartily
  • hungrily
  • intently
  • longingly
  • promptly
  • readily
  • sincerely
  • vigorously
  • willingly
  • zealously
  • thirstily
  • anticipatorily
  • cravingly
  • expectantly
  • fiercely
  • full tilt
  • rapidly
  • speedily
  • spiritedly
  • strenuously
  • with enthusiasm
  • with gusto
  • zestfully

antonyms for impatiently

MOST RELEVANT
  • grudgingly
  • listlessly
  • unwillingly
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How to use impatiently in a sentence

She said she believes most teachers are doing what they can to navigate the situation, but parents are impatient about schools reopening and are demanding transparency and accountability.
NORTH COUNTY REPORT: NEW PARENTS GROUP PUSHES SCHOOL REOPENINGSKAYLA JIMENEZJANUARY 7, 2021VOICE OF SAN DIEGO
In a series of 2012 experiments, psychologists found that when participants were primed to think of their time as carrying monetary value, they were more impatient and experienced less pleasure during leisure activities like listening to music.
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The challenge next moves to more-fraught terrain — getting impatient Americans to understand that, while a vaccine is here, most will have to wait.
LIVE UPDATES: TOP HOUSE REPUBLICAN JOINS GROUP SUPPORTING TEXAS LAWSUIT SEEKING TO INVALIDATE ELECTION RESULTSJOHN WAGNERDECEMBER 11, 2020WASHINGTON POST
Sometimes I am sad, I get mad, I get anxious, I get frustrated, I get impatient and I am working on all of that.
DEGENERES RETURNS TO DAYTIME TV WITH APOLOGIESSTAFF REPORTSSEPTEMBER 22, 2020WASHINGTON BLADE
City officials wanted to buy the building, but the owners were impatient.
THE DEAL BEFORE THE 101 ASH ST. DEBACLE HELPS EXPLAIN HOW WE GOT HERELISA HALVERSTADT AND JESSE MARXAUGUST 24, 2020VOICE OF SAN DIEGO
His face flushed with annoyance, and taking off his soft hat he began to beat it impatiently against his leg as he walked.
THE AWAKENING AND SELECTED SHORT STORIESKATE CHOPIN
But Grandfather Mole only shook his head impatiently, as if to say that digging a hole wouldn't help him this time.
THE TALE OF GRANDFATHER MOLEARTHUR SCOTT BAILEY
"Never mind the fellow; we have more than enough to think of in our own affairs," exclaimed his friend, impatiently.
BLACKWOOD'S EDINBURGH MAGAZINE, VOLUME 60, NO. 372, OCTOBER 1846VARIOUS
She rose impatiently and bathed her eyes before ringing for the maid to lace her for dinner—it was long past tea-time.
ANCESTORSGERTRUDE ATHERTON
He walked impatiently to the foot of the stairs, and turned again toward the street door.
CHECKMATEJOSEPH SHERIDAN LE FANU
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