Definition of willingness in English:

willingness

noun

mass noun
  • The quality or state of being prepared to do something; readiness.

    ‘the ability and willingness of workers to migrate’
    • ‘The proof of true moral worth is the ability, and the willingness, to attempt that negotiation.’
    • ‘I am well known for my versatility and willingness to give most things a go.’
    • ‘What you need are the right ingredients, a little bit of time and a willingness to make it work.’
    • ‘Their small size means less work and expense and can only lead to a willingness to try new things.’
    • ‘There must be a maintenance programme in place and a willingness by all to embrace the move.’
    readiness, preparedness, disposition, inclination, will, wish, desire
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Pronunciation

willingness

/ˈwɪlɪŋnəs/