What does willingness mean?

Definitions for willingness

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word willingness.

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

Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of willingness in Chaldean Numerology is: 2

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of willingness in Pythagorean Numerology is: 8

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Bertrand Russell:

    Patriotism is the willingness to kill and be killed for trivial reasons.

  2. Marshall McLuhan:

    There is absolutely no inevitability as long as there is a willingness to contemplate what is happening.

  3. Erik Paulsen:

    Bill was widely regarded as somebody with a willingness to bridge divides in Washington and work with colleagues on both sides of the aisle.

  4. Sinclair B. Ferguson (1948- ):

    Spiritual growth depends on two things: first a willingness to live according to the Word of God; second, a willingness to take whatever consequences emerge as a result.”

  5. Gil Robertson:

    ( The movie) is the personification of the spirit of multiculturalism and the willingness to cast diversely. If there was a true willingness to see diversity, that would happen.

Images & Illustrations of willingness


Translations for willingness

From our Multilingual Translation Dictionary

Get even more translations for willingness »

Translation

Find a translation for the willingness definition in other languages:

Select another language:

Discuss these willingness definitions with the community:

Word of the Day

Would you like us to send you a FREE new word definition delivered to your inbox daily?

Please enter your email address:     


Citation

Use the citation below to add this definition to your bibliography:

Style:MLAChicagoAPA

"willingness." Definitions.net. STANDS4 LLC, 2017. Web. 17 Oct. 2017. <http://www.definitions.net/definition/willingness>.

Are we missing a good definition for willingness? Don't keep it to yourself...

Nearby & related entries:

Alternative searches for willingness:

Thanks for your vote! We truly appreciate your support.