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Definitions for wilful
ˈwɪl fəlwil·ful

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. willful, wilfuladjective

    done by design

    "the insult was intentional"; "willful disobedience"

  2. froward, headstrong, self-willed, willful, wilfuladjective

    habitually disposed to disobedience and opposition

Wiktionary

  1. wilfuladjective

    intentional; deliberate

  2. wilfuladjective

    stubborn and determined

Webster Dictionary

  1. Wilfulnoun

    alt. of Wilfulness

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of wilful in Chaldean Numerology is: 9

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of wilful in Pythagorean Numerology is: 2

Examples of wilful in a Sentence

  1. Richard Hasen:

    For the campaign finance violation to be criminal, prosecutors would have to prove a wilful violation, if Trump did not know that he was violating campaign finance laws by directing the spending he would not be criminally liable.

  2. William Shakespeare:

    To wilful men, the injuries that they themselves procure must be their schoolmasters.

  3. Anuj Somany:

    Media created wilful sensation or someone's propagated wrong information can poison the minds of people only to the extent of content of selfish intention in each person's life.

  4. Liang Jianwei:

    Although such behavior is not banned by law, passengers should not be too wilful.

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    the act of examining something closely (as for mistakes)
    • A. scrutiny
    • B. decline
    • C. match
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