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Definition of Alacrity

Cheerful willingness and eagerness

Examples of Alacrity in a sentence

Having studied really hard last night, the student took the exam with alacrity.

The boy jumped up and down with alacrity as he inched closer to the candy store.

The eager student attacked all school work with a rarely seen alacrity.

A lack of alacrity to serve caused unwilling men to be drafted into the war.

Her alacrity to learn more about biology grew as she diligently studied the subject.

Because Jessica lacked alacrity in reading, her desire to finish the book diminished.

Though he was filled with alacrity in the beginning, the tired wrestler’s eagerness was gone.

With great alacrity, the eager cheerleader’s took the field.

While he once had the desire to learn Chinese, his alacrity to master the language faded after realizing how difficult it really is.

Waiting all her life for this moment, Susan Boyle sung 'I dream of dream' with alacrity, despite having an unwelcoming audience.

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