Liveliness!

alacrity
(n)
ǝ-LAC-ri-tee
Meaning

brisk and cheerful readiness; eagerness

1st Sample Sentence

He was starving, so when his masala dosa arrived, he instantly began to devour it with alacrity.

Root

alacer alacris (cheerful, brisk, lively) (Latin)

Synonyms

alacrity, fervor, zeal

Antonyms

apathy, ennui, torpor

Mnemonics

The suffix 'crity' can be link it with creativity. Creative people are so eager to learn and create things differently. alacrity = Alag aakrity (a picture). when do you make alag aakrity? = when you have GREAT WILLINGNESS & ENTHUSIASM. alag aakrity banane ke liye you should have Alacrity alacrity sounds like AT+LAST+IN+CITY: A person who has come to a big city for the first time and is excited and eager to see the city. A la carte, which means selecting food from the menu. usually when people go to restaurants they are "eager" to get food!!

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