• IPA: /ˈwɪlɪŋli/


  1. Of one’s own free will; freely and spontaneously.
    • 1748. David Hume. Enquiries concerning the human understanding and concerning the principles of moral. London: Oxford University Press, 1973. § 29.
      Now this is a process of the mind or thought, of which I would willingly know the foundation.
Synonyms Translations
  • French: volontiers
  • German: gern, gerne
  • Italian: volentieri, con piacere, di buongrado, di buon grado
  • Portuguese: de boa vontade
  • Russian: охо́тно
  • Spanish: de buena gana

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