self-willed

adjective \ ˌself-ˈwild \
|Updated on: 12 Jun 2018

Definition of self-willed

: governed by one's own will : not yielding to the wishes of others : obstinate

self-willedly

play \ˌself-ˈwild-lē\ adverb

self-willedness

play \ˌself-ˈwild-nəs\ noun

First Known Use of self-willed

15th century

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SELF-WILLED Defined for English Language Learners

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Definition of self-willed for English Language Learners

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



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