from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- adj. Full of keen anticipation or excitement; eager.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- adj. In eager desire, eager, astir.
- adj. Wide open.
- adv. In a state of high anticipation, excitement, or interest.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- In eager desire; eager; astir.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- In a state of eager desire; highly excited by eagerness or curiosity; astir.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- adj. highly excited
Middle English agogge, from Old French en gogue, in merriment : en, in (from Latin in; see in-2) + gogue, merriment.(American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)
From Middle English, from Old French, en + gogues "in a merry mood". See also the Italian agognare ("to desire eagerly") (Wiktionary)