Definition of Alacrities

1. Noun. (plural of alacrity) ¹



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Definition of Alacrities

1. alacrity [n] - See also: alacrity

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Alacrities

alabaster
alabasters
alabastre
alabastrian
alabastrine
alabastrum
alachlor
alachlors
alacizumab
alack
alackaday
alacranite
alacrious
alacriously
alacriousness
alacrities (current term)
alacritous
alacrity
alactic oxygen debt
alae
alae lingulae cerebelli
alagebrium
alaiment
alaiments
alakazam
alalia
alalias
alalic
alalonga

Literary usage of Alacrities

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1. The Works of Thomas Carlyle by Thomas Carlyle, Henry Duff Traill (1898)
"... and alacrities, he had marched some Regiments into Pommern, within reach of Preussen, should the Russians actually try a stroke there : ' See ! ..."

2. History of Friedrich II. of Prussia, called Frederick the Great: in ten vol by Thomas Carlyle (1864)
"... and alacrities, he had marched some Regiments into Pommern, within reach of Preussen, should the Russians actually try a stroke there : " See ! ..."

3. History of Friedrich II of Prussia, Called Frederick the Great by Thomas Carlyle (1864)
"... and alacrities, he had marched some Regiments into Pommern, within reach of Preussen, should the Russians actually try a stroke there: "See! ..."

4. History of Friedrich II, of Prussia: Called Frederick the Great by Thomas Carlyle (1900)
"... and alacrities, he had marched some Regiments into Pommern, within reach of Preussen, should the Russians actually try a stroke there : ' See ! ..."

5. Letters and Memorials of Jane Welsh Carlyle by Jane Welsh Carlyle (1883)
"From home she sent inquiries hither : old regrets, new alacrities, &c. &c. As our good little Anne was now to be wedded, and go to Jersey with her ' James' ..."

6. The History of the Rebellion and Civil Wars in England: To which is Added an by Edward Hyde Clarendon (1826)
"... that we cannot hope that " those good affections and alacrities, in defence of "his majesty and their own interest, can be success- " ful, ..."

7. Alice-for-short: A Dichronism by William Frend De Morgan (1907)
"Not because she supposed the hot water would come any quicker on that account, but as a foretaste of compensating alacrities to come. ..."

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