OTHER WORDS FROM unwillingun·will·ing·ly, adverbun·will·ing·ness, noun
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Conventional wisdom in Washington centered on Schottenheimer being unwilling to yield any power after being given total control as coach and director of football operations when he was hired.Marty Schottenheimer’s legacy can be measured in teams’ regret over letting him go|Leonard Shapiro|February 9, 2021|Washington Post
Early in his career, Watson was trying to establish himself and unwilling to call out the man who made him a millionaire.Deshaun Watson is taking a stand against disingenuous NFL owners. It could change the league.|Jerry Brewer|February 1, 2021|Washington Post
They are trying to determine whether it truly is more transmissible or has simply exploited lax behavior in a region where many people are either unable or unwilling to take precautions against the virus.The Amazonian city that hatched the Brazil variant has been crushed by it|Terrence McCoy, Heloísa Traiano|January 27, 2021|Washington Post
Public school leaders have demanded access to vaccines for employees in negotiations over school reopenings, but thus far they’ve been unwilling to broach the subject of mandating vaccinations.Morning Report: How Vaccines and New Rules Impact School Reopenings|Voice of San Diego|January 27, 2021|Voice of San Diego
All of this helps make up for the fact that he is often unable or unwilling to shoot from beyond the arc.
Those opposing same-sex marriage are on their heels, and increasingly unwilling or unable to make a stand against it.
A few years ago, Crowder stopped making the screws because Spinal Solutions was unwilling to pay a fair price, he said.
The Obama administration has pulled together a coalition as ineffectual as it is unwilling.There’s Only One Way to Beat ISIS: Work With Assad and Iran|Leslie H. Gelb|October 18, 2014|DAILY BEAST
In general, Isfahan authorities have been unwilling to speak on the matter.
Many are unwilling to admit that bigotry has entered the mainstream.
As if unwilling to trust himself longer in dangerous companionship, he went up to town with Thomas Carr.Elster's Folly|Mrs. Henry Wood
Each sentence came as if torn piecemeal from his unwilling tongue; short, jerky phrases, conceived in pain and delivered in agony.Raw Gold|Bertrand W. Sinclair
I never had to fight again except as an unwilling participant in our foreign warfare.
It is probable he wished to provide written proof of a plea that he was an unwilling agent in the clutch of a mutinous army.The Red Year|Louis Tracy
Sir,—I was unwilling to write you until I had made a little trial of the Herland engine.Life of Richard Trevithick, Volume II (of 2)|Francis Trevithick