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Princeton's WordNet

  1. willing and able(adj)

    not reluctant

How to pronounce willing and able?

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

How to say willing and able in sign language?

  1. willingandable

Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of willing and able in Chaldean Numerology is: 7

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of willing and able in Pythagorean Numerology is: 8

Examples of willing and able in a Sentence

  1. Daniel Kane:

    We are ready, willing, and able to meet with the federal mediator and the businesses to try and settle this contract, come Sunday, if we haven't reached an agreement with Hunts Point owners, we will be on strike.

  2. Richard Gowan:

    If State Department spokeswoman Heather Nauert is nominated and approved, people will be interested to see whether State Department spokeswoman Heather Nauert's willing and able to do the diplomatic toil or whether State Department spokeswoman Heather Nauert will see this as an extension of the spokesman position and focus more on presentation of Richard Gowan position before the Security Council.

  3. Bruno Tertrais:

    Russia has been willing and able to bring significant firepower to bear against ISIS at a time when France is willing but not entirely able, and the United States is able, but not entirely willing to bring its full firepower to bear against ISIS in Syria.

  4. John McCain:

    When less than 1 percent of Americans are volunteering to join the military, we should welcome all those who are willing and able to serve our country.

  5. Liberty Chief Executive Mike Fries:

    Now more than ever, Europe needs strong competition from scaled national challengers willing and able to invest in next-generation wireless, video and broadband services.

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  1. willing and able

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