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Alacrity, cheerful promptitude: “I have not that a. of spirit,” R3 V, 3, 73. Troil. IV, 4, 147. Oth. I, 3, 233. Comically used by Falstaff: “I have a kind of a. in sinking,” Wiv. III, 5, 13.
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