A number of brisk young men began with remarkable alacrity to tidy up the goods that remained disturbed.
Sir William and Lady Lucas were speedily applied to for their consent; and it was bestowed with a most joyful alacrity.
With a bridegroom's fresh alacrity, let us address the issues at hand.
Spain, which then was without a governor of consular rank, showed no alacrity.
Having stripped off with great alacrity, Daniel got on the bed.
The minister had an alacrity of spirit that helped minimize the weight he carries.
He stated that he wished his deputies to respond to the threat of lethal violence with "disconcerting alacrity."
She rose with alacrity and moved away.
The first stone was laid in 1446, and the work was carried on with so much alacrity that mass was performed in it by the close of 1450.
The alacrity with which the greater part of the baronage flocked in to do him homage confirmed him in the mistaken notion.
He had found himself confronted in England with a higher civilization and a more advanced social organization than those which he had known in his boyhood, and he accepted them with alacrity, feeling that he was thereby getting advantage.
The smaller states followed with alacrity in the steps of the two leading powers.
Baxter describes him as full of animal spirits, "naturally of such a vivacity, hilarity and alacrity as another man is when he bath drunken a cup of wine too much," and notes his "familiar rustic carriage with his soldiers in sporting."
In 1867 the Magyars accepted with alacrity this role in Hungary, the eastern half of the Dual Monarchy, while in the Cisleithanian territories the cooperation of the Poles was also sought.