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alacrity
used in The Sound and the Fury

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Definition
quickness; and/or cheerful eagerness
  • The saw gave forth a single sluggish twang that ceased with lifeless alacrity, leaving the blade in a thin clean curve between Luster's hand and the floor.
    4 — April 8, 1928 (41% in)

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