Alacrity

Alacrity [ uh'-LAK-ri-tee ]
 noun ]
 MEANING :
 1. promptness, eagerness or cheerful readiness
2. briskness, celerity or liveliness
 USAGE EXAMPLE 1 :
 The alacrity with which the decision was taken was surprising.
 USAGE EXAMPLE 2 :
 America's long-drawn-out presidential contest, diplomats believe, has given Putin an opportunity he has seized with alacrity.

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