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Since then, rapid prototyping, flexible and evolving solutions, and the need for development alacrity have become vital for enterprises.
ACHIEVING FLEXIBILITY WITH NO- AND LOW-CODE APPLICATIONSCHUANJULY 7, 2022MIT TECHNOLOGY REVIEW
Sources worry that Schumer is expressing rhetorical support for the measure but isn’t advocating for its passage with his signature alacrity.
CONGRESS IS CLOSE TO CRACKING DOWN ON BIG TECH. BUT POWERFUL OBSTACLES REMAINERIC CORTELLESSAAPRIL 20, 2022TIME
What the business affairs team has done for film and television — I think we did more deals this past year than we did in the last two years alone — speaks to a lot of our alacrity in approaching what is a very fast-moving industry.
HOW AGNES CHU AND HELEN ESTABROOK ARE BREAKING CONDÉ NAST ENTERTAINMENT FURTHER INTO HOLLYWOODTIM PETERSONOCTOBER 26, 2021DIGIDAY
"Capital, capital," his lordship would remark with great alacrity, when there was no other way of escape.
THE PIT TOWN CORONET, VOLUME I (OF 3)CHARLES JAMES WILLS
Anselme, thus enjoined, lent an unwonted alacrity to his movements, waddling grotesquely like a hastening waterfowl.
ST. MARTIN'S SUMMERRAFAEL SABATINI
Bernard, professing great alacrity, looked about him; but he still lingered near his companions.
CONFIDENCEHENRY JAMES
This result comes only to those who carry out all the directions with genuine alacrity—not shirking one of them.
ASSIMILATIVE MEMORYMARCUS DWIGHT LARROWE (AKA PROF. A. LOISETTE)
The quadroon was following them with little quick steps, having assumed a fictitious animation and alacrity for the occasion.
THE AWAKENING AND SELECTED SHORT STORIESKATE CHOPIN
Victor Lebrun, who happened to be in the city, bent upon relaxation, had accepted with alacrity.
THE AWAKENING AND SELECTED SHORT STORIESKATE CHOPIN
"'Clar for't. I never thought of that," Jake said, rising with alacrity and going into the room where he slept.
THE CROMPTONSMARY J. HOLMES
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OCTOBER 26, 1985
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WORDS RELATED TO ALACRITY

  • acumen
  • agility
  • alacrity
  • briskness
  • celerity
  • dexterity
  • dispatch
  • expedition
  • facility
  • fleetness
  • haste
  • pace
  • rapidity
  • velocity
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