Celerity Definition

sə-lĕrĭ-tē
noun
Swiftness in acting or moving; speed.
Webster's New World
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Origin of Celerity

  • From Old French celeritee (compare French célérité), from Latin celeritas, from celer (“fast, swift”).

    From Wiktionary

  • French célérité from Old French from Latin celeritās from celer swift

    From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition

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