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The Collaborative Dictionary

Willingness \Will"ing*ness\, n. The quality or state of being willing; free choice or consent of the will; freedom from reluctance; readiness of the mind to do or forbear. [1913 Webster] Sweet is the love which comes with willingness. --Dryden. [1913 Webster] Williwaw

Word Net

willingness n : cheerful compliance; "he expressed his willingness to help" [ant: unwillingness]




  1. The state of being willing


state of being willing
Will may refer to:
  • Will (modal verb)
  • Will (law), a legal document expressing the desires of the author with regard to the disposition of property after the author's death.
    • Living will, a legal document expressing the desires of the author with regard to medical decisions, invoked in the event that the author is incapacitated and unable to act on their own behalf.
  • Will (philosophy), or willpower, is a philosophical concept that is defined in several different ways
    • Free will, the trait that produces conscious choices and actions.
    • The Will to Power, a prominent concept in the philosophy of Friedrich Nietzsche
  • True Will, found within the mystical system of Thelema
  • Will (sociology), a concept introduced by Ferdinand Tönnies in 1887
  • WILL, three public broadcasting stations owned by the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
  • E.C.H. Will, Hamburg-based supplier of machinery for the paper manufacturing and converting industries
  • Will is a nickname for William. See William (name) for information on the name
  • Will (comics), pen name of Willy Maltaite, a Belgian comics creator
  • George Will, conservative American newspaper columnist, journalist, and author
In fiction:
  • Will Aston, the black ranger from Power Rangers Operation Overdrive
  • Will Vandom, a character from W.I.T.C.H.
  • Will Parry, a character from His Dark Materials
  • Will (book), the autobiography of G. Gordon Liddy
  • Will, a novel by Maria Boyd
  • Will: The Death Trap II, a 1985 video game for the NEC PC-8801, NEC PC-9801, Fujitsu FM-7, and Sharp X1
  • The Will, a reality TV series that was cancelled after one episode.
  • Will (film) (the first title)now Rock on (film), a 2008 film featuring Gaelan Connell, Alyson Michalka and Lisa Kudrow

See also

  • All wikipedia article titles beginning with Will
  • Wilma (disambiguation)
  • William (disambiguation)
  • Willem (disambiguation)
willingness in Belarusian (Tarashkevitsa): Воля
willingness in German: Will
willingness in Spanish: Will (desambiguación)
willingness in French: Will (homonymie)
willingness in Italian: Will
willingness in Japanese: ウィル
willingness in Polish: Will
willingness in Russian: Воля (значения)
willingness in Simple English: Will
willingness in Ukrainian: Воля (значення)
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