What does nilly mean?

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How to pronounce nilly?

  1. Alex
    Alex
    US English
    Daniel
    Daniel
    British
    Karen
    Karen
    Australian
    Veena
    Veena
    Indian

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of nilly in Chaldean Numerology is: 4

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of nilly in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9

Examples of nilly in a Sentence

  1. Jason Robnett:

    People need to stop reacting, just stay still, if everybody just sits still until the readiness comes up to the right level, that's better than running willy-nilly in every direction.

  2. Steady Kangata:

    We need to be vigilant and discourage people who start fires willy nilly.

  3. Bob Corker:

    Is it realistic that he’s just willy-nilly going to do that? Absolutely not, but, you know, progress can be made, freezing the program, who knows what he’s — what his ambitions are as it relates to South Korea.

  4. Emeasoba George:

    With the best will in the world i.e. no matter how fascinating your intention, dream, vision or aspiration seems to you. Without passion and determination it will end up completely unrealized or rather willy-nilly. In other words, it will end up being realized or done haphazardly and miserably. Thus, you've got to be and remain passionate and determined all the way. -Emeasoba George

  5. Stephen Crane:

    It took maybe four months to get this interview and then they willy-nilly cancel it.

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