self–willed

play
adjective \-ˈwild\

Definition of self–willed

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

self–willedly

play \-ˈwild-lē\ adverb

self–willedness

play \-ˈwild-nəs\ noun

14th Century

First Known Use of self–willed

14th century


SELF–WILLED Defined for English Language Learners

self–willed

play
adjective \-ˈwild\

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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