Definition Of fain
pleased or willing under the circumstances.
the traveler was fain to proceed
with pleasure; gladly.
I am weary and would fain get a little rest
Example Of fain
And I fain would think that this world of ours is a good world after all.
‘Depend upon it that, rude and careless as I am, I would fain practice the yoga faithfully,’ he writes.
He held out his hand watching me, but I fain to think that I would still question myself, pulled away.’
I would fain be friends with you, for their sake.
If you would grant but my request, I then most surely should be blest; But if you treat me with disdain, To hang myself I now would fain ; Then pray consent and make me thine, To save from death your Valentine.