What does unwillingness mean?

Definitions for unwillingness

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. unwillingness, involuntariness(noun)

    the trait of being unwilling

    "his unwillingness to cooperate vetoed every proposal I made"; "in spite of our warnings he plowed ahead with the involuntariness of an automaton"

Wiktionary

  1. unwillingness(Noun)

    The property of being unwilling.

Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of unwillingness in Chaldean Numerology is: 4

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of unwillingness in Pythagorean Numerology is: 7

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. William Feather:

    Back of ninety-nine out of one-hundred assertions that a thing cannot be done is nothing, but the unwillingness to do it.

  2. Lois Reierson:

    There remains this stubborn unwillingness to look beyond the big-dollar and take something less flashy until you can find that higher-paying job.

  3. Emeasoba George:

    The greatest threat to success is fear of failure/unwillingness to keep on trying. Oh! Yes, if you can conquer that. Then, you can & will surely achieve a lot of things in your lifetime.

  4. Emeasoba George:

    Perseverance pays off. As a matter of fact, anyone who dares to persevere even against all odds will surely and eventually win or succeed in life. Because, what makes anyone a failure is just his or her unwillingness to persevere all the way.

  5. Joseph Roche:

    I think that the shortcomings of the selection process, coupled with (Mars One's) unwillingness to engage and collaborate with the scientific community, means that the time might have come for Mars One to acknowledge the implausibility of this particular venture.

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