Definition of celerity
: rapidity of motion or action
Examples of celerity
<a journalist who writes his well-crafted stories with remarkable celerity>
Origin of celerity
Middle English celerite, from Anglo-French, from Latin celeritat-, celeritas, from celer swift — more at hold
First Known Use: 15th century
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