Definitions for willingness

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

will•ingˈwɪl ɪŋ(adj.)

  1. disposed or consenting; inclined:

    willing to go along.

  2. cheerfully consenting or ready:

    a willing worker.

  3. done, given, borne, used, etc., with cheerful readiness.

Origin of willing:

1250–1300

will′ing•ness(n.)

Princeton's WordNet

  1. willingness(noun)

    cheerful compliance

    "he expressed his willingness to help"

Wiktionary

  1. willingness(Noun)

    The state of being willing

Webster Dictionary

  1. Willingness(noun)

    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

British National Corpus

  1. Nouns Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'willingness' in Nouns Frequency: #2718


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