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willy-nillyadverb [not gradable]

 us   /ˌwɪl·iˈnɪl·i/
suddenly and without planning or order: Her words tumbled out all willy-nilly.
(Definition of willy-nilly from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “willy-nilly”
in Chinese (Simplified) 不管愿不愿意, 无可奈何地, 杂乱地…
in Chinese (Traditional) 不管願不願意, 無可奈何地, 雜亂地…
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