- Willingness Will"ing*ness, n.
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.
Sweet is the love which comes with willingness. --Dryden. [1913 Webster]
The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.
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