Search
  
 
A growing assortment of words and definitions used in the Early Modern era. See the Guide for more information.
LetterFind:   Selected:  
        Jump:

WordDefinition

Alacriate

To speed up; brighten; to fill with alacrity. Also alacrify. Latin alacris, brisk, lively. Hence alacrative, pertaining, or tending, to alacrity; speeding up; sprightly; also alacrious. William Warner in ALBION'S ENGLAND (1602) spoke of his alacrious intertainments, and upright government.
Colonial Sense is an advocate for global consumer privacy rights, protection and security.
All material on this website © copyright 2009-21 by Colonial Sense, except where otherwise indicated.
ref:T5-S25-P40-C-M