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Wilful Meaning and Definition in Dictionary

Definitions from Wordnet 2.0

  • by conscious design or purpose; "intentional damage"; "a knowing attempt to defraud"; "a willful waste of time"
  • habitually disposed to disobedience and opposition
  • done by design; "the insult was intentional"; "willful disobedience"

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Wikipedia Meaning and Definition on 'Wilful'

  • Wilful fire raising: Wilful fire-raising is a common law offence under Scots law applicable to deliberately starting fires with intent to cause damage to property. The offence
  • Wilful Peggy: Wilful Peggy is a 1910 American silent film directed by D. W. Griffith starring Mary Pickford. Peggy is a feisty peasant girl who catches the eye of
  • Mabel's Wilful Way: Mabel's Wilful Way is a 1915 American short comedy film directed by Roscoe Arbuckle, starring Mabel Normand and Fatty Arbuckle. Mabel Normand as Mabel
  • Wilful Disregard: Wilful Disregard – A Novel About Love (Swedish: Egenmäktigt förfarande – en roman om kärlek, lit. 'Arbitrary Conduct – A Novel About Love') is the sixth

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* To wilful men, the injuries that they themselves procure must be their schoolmasters. - William Shakespeare

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