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willingadjective

uk   /ˈwɪl.ɪŋ/ us   /ˈwɪl.ɪŋ/
be willing (to do sth)

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B1 to be happy to do something if it is needed: If you're willing to fly at night, you can get a much cheaper ticket. You said you needed a volunteer - well, I'm willing. Apparently John and Gabriel are willing for us to use their barbecue.
approving A willing person does their work energetically and enthusiastically: a willing helper
willingly
adverb uk   /ˈwɪl.ɪŋ.li/ us   /ˈwɪl.ɪŋ.li/

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B2 I would willingly (= be ready and enthusiastic to) help you if I weren't going away tomorrow.
willingness
noun [S or U] uk   /ˈwɪl.ɪŋ.nəs/ us   /ˈwɪl.ɪŋ.nəs/

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B2 [+ to infinitive] She shows a willingness to work on her own initiative.
(Definition of willing from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"willing" in American English

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willingadjective

us   /ˈwɪl·ɪŋ/
not opposed to doing something; ready or eager to do something: If you’re willing to fly on Thursday you can get a cheaper ticket.
willingness
noun [U] us   /ˈwɪl·ɪŋ·nəs/
She shows a willingness to work hard.
(Definition of willing from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “willing”
in Arabic راغِب…
in Korean 기꺼이 하는…
in Portuguese prestativo, solícito…
in Catalan ben disposat…
in Japanese 協力的な…
in Chinese (Simplified) 卖力的, 积极的…
in Turkish hazır, razı, istekli…
in Russian обязательный, старательный…
in Chinese (Traditional) 賣力的, 積極的…
in Italian disponibile, volenteroso…
in Polish chętny, ochoczy…
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