adjective \-ˈwild\

: determined to do what you want even though other people may not want you to do it

Full Definition of SELF-WILLED

:  governed by one's own will :  not yielding to the wishes of others :  obstinate
self–willed·ly \-ˈwild-lē\ adverb
self–willed·ness \-ˈwild-nəs\ noun

First Known Use of SELF-WILLED

14th century


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