Definition of 'willing'
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They may still be willing to help. Times, Sunday Times (2017)The vital thing is to show willing. Times, Sunday Times (2016)That was despite admitting they would be willing to accept it in five staggered equal payments. The Sun (2016)We might now be willing to repair such a building. Times, Sunday Times (2016)Also a willing runner to help out the defence. The Sun (2016)But it shows he is willing to come here for footballing reasons and that speaks volumes. The Sun (2016)They claimed she was a willing partner and did not face a trial due to lack of evidence. The Sun (2017)The winner must be willing to engage with publicity and will be selected at the Editor's discretion. The Sun (2016)For anyone who thinks that human beings have a monopoly on love, here is a wild dog willing to sacrifice her life to protect her young. Times, Sunday Times (2017)I'm ready, willing and up for the challenge. The Sun (2016)You just have to have a willing heart. Christianity Today (2000)No one appeared able or willing to help him. Times, Sunday Times (2012) Show willing to try to help him feel more comfortable. The Sun (2012)People are willing to sacrifice all sorts of things in their desire to be heroes. Times, Sunday Times (2006)This time it is a willing partner. Times, Sunday Times (2016)They are ready and willing to pay the tax. The Sun (2014)Until now he has been arguing that only his party is willing to fight unemployment. Times, Sunday Times (2009)To grow and improve you must be willing to work towards your ideal self on your own. Everything You Need to Know for Success in Business (1990)May makes the sacrifice with a free heart and willing mind. The Daisy Chain (1837)It is just a shame he does not appear to be willing to prove it. Times, Sunday Times (2015) Show willing to look at the opportunities nearer her family. The Sun (2015)Her husband was willing to help her make the journey. Times, Sunday Times (2009)The only snag is that it is proving difficult to find a willing partner. The Sun (2015)Are we ready and willing to join the euro? Times, Sunday Times (2016)No party is willing to spell out many savings. Times, Sunday Times (2010)Was she now willing to live without that pack? THE DOG LISTENER: Learning the Language of your Best Friend (2002)Those involved must be willing to be explicit to some degree about their wants and needs. Times, Sunday Times (2013)Most were not willing to appear on camera but were happy to confirm, to verify and to clarify. Times, Sunday Times (2012)
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Translations for 'willing'
British English: willing /ˈwɪlɪŋ/ ADJECTIVE
If someone is willing to do something, they do not mind doing it or have no objection to doing it.
She's willing to answer questions.
- American English: willing
- Arabic: مُسْتَعِدّ
- Brazilian Portuguese: disposto
- Chinese: 乐意的
- Croatian: voljan
- Czech: ochotný
- Danish: villig
- Dutch: bereid
- European Spanish: estar dispuesto
- Finnish: valmis johonkin
- French: disposé
- German: gewillt
- Greek: πρόθυμος
- Italian: volenteroso
- Japanese: 進んで･･･する
- Korean: ...하고 싶은 마음이 드는
- Norwegian: villig
- Polish: skłonny
- European Portuguese: disposto
- Romanian: dispus
- Russian: желающий
- Spanish: deseoso
- Swedish: villig
- Thai: เต็มใจ
- Turkish: istekli
- Ukrainian: охочий
- Vietnamese: sẵn lòng
Definition of willing from the Collins English Dictionary
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