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Definition of Alacrity

Alacrity
Alacrity A*lac"ri*ty, n. [L. alacritas, fr. alacer lively, eager, prob. akin to Gr. ? to drive, Goth. aljan zeal.] A cheerful readiness, willingness, or promptitude; joyous activity; briskness; sprightliness; as, the soldiers advanced with alacrity to meet the enemy. I have not that alacrity of spirit, Nor cheer of mind that I was wont to have. --Shak.

Meaning of Alacrity from wikipedia

- Alacrity (meaning "eagerness, liveliness, enthusiasm, or promptness, speed") may refer to: HMS Alacrity, various Royal Navy ships USS Alacrity, several...
- named HMS Alacrity: HMS Alacrity (1806) was an 18-gun Cruizer-cl**** brig-sloop launched in 1806 and captured by the French in 1811. HMS Alacrity (1818) was...
- of the United States Navy have been named Alacrity. USS Alacrity (SP-206) USS Alacrity (PG-87) USS Alacrity (MSO-520) This article incorporates text from...
- Operation Alacrity was the codename for a possible Allied seizure of Azores during World War II. It never took place because Portugal agreed to an Allied...
- HMS Alacrity was a Type 21 frigate of the Royal Navy. Alacrity was active during the Falklands War of 1982, where she sank a supply ship, survived Exocet-missile...
- relaunched as the Catalina 22. The design was produced in Europe as the Alacrity 22 (later known as the Jaguar 22) manufactured in the United Kingdom. The...
- Several ships have been named Alacrity: Alacrity (1814 ship) was launched at Newcastle-on-Tyne. New owners transferred her registry to London and she then...
- USS Alacrity (PG-87) was an Action-cl**** patrol boat acquired by the United States Navy for the task of patrolling American coastal waters during World...
- HMS Alacrity was a Cruizer-cl**** brig-sloop built by William Rowe at Newcastle and launched in 1806. She served in the Baltic and was at the capture of...
- Alacrity was launched at Newcastle-on-Tyne in 1814. New owners transferred her registry to London and she then spent much of her career sailing between...
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