- willing horse,
Origin of willing
Examples from the Web for willingness
Meaning, Williams has basically previously displayed his willingness to spout government propaganda in exchange for cash.Ben Carson’s Bizarrely Serious, Seriously Bizarre Campaign Crew|Olivia Nuzzi|November 12, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Christie, with his Jersey Boy charm and willingness to butt heads when necessary, has long been a threat to the left wing.
By demonstrating a willingness to criticize President Obama, often rebuking him for his cozy relationship with Wall Street.
Our goodness was defined, in part, by our willingness to confront evil abroad backed by military force.
And the willingness to dump on British women in the name of Sharia law is a rot that runs up and down the length of society.
They may harness her talents and her willingness in founding Swadeshi Sabha and organising Swadeshi propaganda on a sound basis.The Wheel of Fortune|Mahatma Gandhi
He expressed the warmest interest in my affairs, and a willingness to serve me in every possible way.
Lorena, too, with all her willingness of speech, knew nothing definite.The Lions of the Lord|Harry Leon Wilson
Up to this time the local authorities had shown an interest in our work and a willingness to aid.In Indian Mexico (1908)|Frederick Starr
The willingness of the persons was liked, but the thing itself, in regard of the danger, was rather permitted than approved.
Old English willendliche; see will (v.).
see ready, willing, and able; spirit is willing but the flesh is weak.