Alacrity - definition, pronunciation, transcription

Amer.  |əˈlækrəti|  American pronunciation of the word alacrity
Brit.  |əˈlakrɪti|  British pronunciation of the word alacrity

noun

- liveliness and eagerness(syn: briskness, smartness)

he accepted with alacrity

Examples

She accepted the invitation with an alacrity that surprised me.

...having just acquired his driver's license that morning, the teen agreed with alacrity to drive his cousin to the airport...

He accepted invitation to dinner with alacrity.

She accepted with alacrity.

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