Definition: a cheery eagerness
Part of Speech: Noun
Synonym(s): willingness, eagerness
Antonym(s): unwillingness, indifference
1. I was surprised by Jan’s smile and alacrity because I knew she didn’t want to attend the party.
2. When my daughter earned her driver’s license, she offered with alacrity to drive me anywhere I wanted to go.
3. With alacrity, the little boy waited for his turn to see Santa Claus.