Definitions for unwillingʌnˈwɪl ɪŋ

This page provides all possible meanings and translations of the word unwilling

Princeton's WordNet

  1. unwilling(adj)

    not disposed or inclined toward

    "an unwilling assistant"; "unwilling to face facts"

  2. unwilling(adj)

    in spite of contrary volition

Wiktionary

  1. unwilling(Adjective)

    Not willing; loath; disinclined; reluctant; as, an unwilling servant.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Unwilling(adj)

    not willing; loath; disinclined; reluctant; as, an unwilling servant

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Unwilling

    un-wil′ing, adj. not willing: disinclined: reluctant.—v.t. Unwill′, to will the opposite of.—adj. Unwilled′, spontaneous.—adv. Unwill′ingly.—n. Unwill′ingness.

British National Corpus

  1. Adjectives Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'unwilling' in Adjectives Frequency: #1032

Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of unwilling in Chaldean Numerology is: 6

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of unwilling in Pythagorean Numerology is: 4

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Nikki Giovanni:

    Nothing is easy to the unwilling.

  2. IrfanAhmadMalla:

    It is better to be ignorant than being unwilling to learn.

  3. Eleanor Roosevelt:

    It is not fair to ask of others what you are unwilling to do yourself.

  4. Lucius Annaeus Seneca:

    Fate leads the willing and drags along the unwilling. - Epistulae ad Lucilium

  5. Richard Harkness:

    What is a committee A group of the unwilling, picked from the unfit, to do the unnecessary.

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