noun, plural wil·lies.
verb (used with object), wil·lied, wil·ly·ing.
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noun, plural wil·lies.Chiefly British Slang.
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These crafters of personal brands are the new Brooklyn Willy Lomans with only themselves to sell.How to Get Laid in Brooklyn a la Adelle Waldman’s Nifty Novel of Manners|Tom LeClair|July 25, 2014|DAILY BEAST
The film, silent and seven minutes in length, featured cabaret star Louise Willy performing a sultry striptease.How Hollywood’s Most Realistic Sex Scenes Were Made: ‘Don’t Look Now’ to ‘Nymphomaniac’|Marlow Stern|March 24, 2014|DAILY BEAST
At the climax of the play, Willy Loman ruefully tells his two sons that he was fired that day from his job.From Katrina to the Clink: Ex New Orleans Mayor Heads to Prison|Jason Berry|February 13, 2014|DAILY BEAST
As Steve Martin said on Twitter, “If you missed him as Willy Loman, you missed a Willy Loman for all time.”
But it was his Willy Loman that theater audiences of recent years will remember.
You will remember that when you came to our assistance outside Meerut she was determined to take us, willy-nilly, to Delhi.The Red Year|Louis Tracy
Little Willy Gay looked at that picture very carefully, and soon made practical use of it, as I will tell you.
So much, at least, we had gained—we were no longer being carried willy-nilly out of our way.Raw Gold|Bertrand W. Sinclair
When Willy was two years old, he lived in a red farmhouse with a yard in front of it.
One bright morning Willy's mamma put on his straw hat, and sent him out in the yard to play.