Merriam-Webster Online Dictionary


One entry found for solicitous.
Main Entry: so·lic·i·tous
Pronunciation: s&-'li-s&-t&s, -'lis-t&s
Function: adjective
Etymology: Latin sollicitus
Date: 1563
1 : manifesting or expressing solicitude <a solicitous inquiry about his health>
2 : full of concern or fears : APPREHENSIVE <solicitous about the future>
3 : meticulously careful <solicitous in matters of dress>
4 : full of desire : EAGER
- so·lic·i·tous·ly adverb
- so·lic·i·tous·ness noun