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celerity Saltos de línea: ce¦ler|ity
Pronunciación: /sɪˈlɛrɪti/

Definición de celerity en inglés:

sustantivo

[mass noun] archaic or literary
Swiftness of movement.
Oraciones de ejemplo
  • An individual's crime calculus is influenced by three factors: certainty, severity, and celerity of punishment.
  • Nowhere does fear do its work with more celerity and less constraint than in the financial markets, which often flee even from their own shadows.
  • Coerced abstinence reflects a shift in emphasis from the severity of potential sanctions for continued drug use to a focus on the certainty and celerity of consequences of use as the primary mechanism for changing offender behavior.

Origen

Late 15th century: from Old French celerite, from Latin celeritas, from celer 'swift'.

Palabras que riman con celerity

ambidexterity, asperity, austerity, dexterity, ferrety, posterity, prosperity, severity, sincerity, temerity, verity

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