Willingness

(Roget's Thesaurus)
<- N
PARAG:Willingness->N
GRP: \\ N \\ 1
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ willingness
willingness
voluntariness
&c.->Adj.
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ willing mind
willing mind
heart
GRP: \\ N \\ 2
Sgm: \\ N \\ 2 \\ disposition
disposition
inclination
leaning
animus
Sgm: \\ N \\ 2 \\ frame of mind
frame of mind
humor
mood
vein
Sgm: \\ N \\ 2 \\ bent
bent
&c.(turn of mind) 820
Sgm: \\ N \\ 2 \\ penchant
penchant
&c.(desire) 865
Sgm: \\ N \\ 2 \\ aptitude
aptitude
&c. 698
GRP: \\ N \\ 3
Sgm: \\ N \\ 3 \\ docility
docility
docibleness
Sgm: \\ N \\ 3 \\ persuasibleness
persuasibleness
persuasibility
Sgm: \\ N \\ 3 \\ pliability
pliability
&c.(softness) 324
GRP: \\ N \\ 4
Sgm: \\ N \\ 4 \\ geniality
geniality
cordiality
Sgm: \\ N \\ 4 \\ goodwill
goodwill
Sgm: \\ N \\ 4 \\ alacrity
alacrity
readiness
earnestness
forwardness
Sgm: \\ N \\ 4 \\ eagerness
eagerness
&c.(desire) 865
GRP: \\ N \\ 5
Sgm: \\ N \\ 5 \\ asset
asset
&c. 488
Sgm: \\ N \\ 5 \\ compliance
compliance
&c. 762
Sgm: \\ N \\ 5 \\ pleasure
pleasure
&c.(will) 600
Sgm: \\ N \\ 5 \\ gratuitous service
gratuitous service
GRP: \\ N \\ 6
Sgm: \\ N \\ 6 \\ labor of love
labor of love
Sgm: \\ N \\ 6 \\ volunteer
volunteer
volunteering
PARAG:Willingness->V
GRP: \\ V \\ 1
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ be willing
be willing
&c.->Adj.
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ incline
incline
lean to
mind
propend
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ had as lief
had as lief
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ lend a willing ear
lend a willing ear
give a willing ear
turn a willing ear
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ have a half a mind to
have a half a mind to
have a great mind to
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ hold to
hold to
cling to
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ desire
desire
&c. 865
GRP: \\ V \\ 2
Sgm: \\ V \\ 2 \\ see fit
see fit
think good
think proper
Sgm: \\ V \\ 2 \\ acquiesce
acquiesce
&c.(assent) 488
Sgm: \\ V \\ 2 \\ comply with
comply with
&c. 762
GRP: \\ V \\ 3
Sgm: \\ V \\ 3 \\ swallow the bait
swallow the bait
nibble at the bait
Sgm: \\ V \\ 3 \\ gorge the hook
gorge the hook
Sgm: \\ V \\ 3 \\ have no scruple of
have no scruple of
make no scruple of
Sgm: \\ V \\ 3 \\ make no bones of
make no bones of
Sgm: \\ V \\ 3 \\ jump at
jump at
catch at
Sgm: \\ V \\ 3 \\ meet halfway
meet halfway
Sgm: \\ V \\ 3 \\ volunteer
volunteer
PARAG:Willingness->Adj
GRP: \\ Adj \\ 1
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ willing
willing
minded
fain
disposed
inclined
favorable
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ favorably-minded
favorably-minded
favorably inclined
favorably disposed
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ nothing loth
nothing loth
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ in the vein
in the vein
in the mood
in the humor
in the mind
GRP: \\ Adj \\ 2
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 2 \\ ready
ready
forward
earnest
eager
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 2 \\ bent upon
bent upon
&c.(desirous) 865
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 2 \\ predisposed
predisposed
propense
GRP: \\ Adj \\ 3
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 3 \\ docile
docile
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 3 \\ persuadable
persuadable
persuasible
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 3 \\ suasible
suasible
easily persuaded
facile
easy-going
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 3 \\ tractable
tractable
&c.(pliant) 324
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 3 \\ genial
genial
gracious
cordial
cheering
hearty
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 3 \\ content
content
&c.(assenting) 488
GRP: \\ Adj \\ 4
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 4 \\ voluntary
voluntary
gratuitous
spontaneous
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 4 \\ unasked
unasked
&c.(ask &c. 765) ???
unforced
&c.(free) 748
PARAG:Willingness->Adv
GRP: \\ Adv \\ 1
Sgm: \\ Adv \\ 1 \\ willingly
willingly
&c.->Adj.
Sgm: \\ Adv \\ 1 \\ fain
fain
freely
as lief
heart and soul
Sgm: \\ Adv \\ 1 \\ with pleasure
with pleasure
with all one's heart
with open arms
Sgm: \\ Adv \\ 1 \\ with good will
with good will
with right will
Sgm: \\ Adv \\ 1 \\ de bonne volonte
de bonne volonte
ex animo
Sgm: \\ Adv \\ 1 \\ con amore
con amore
heart in hand
nothing loth
without reluctance
of one's own accord
graciously
with a good grace
GRP: \\ Adv \\ 2
Sgm: \\ Adv \\ 2 \\ a la bonne heure
a la bonne heure
Sgm: \\ Adv \\ 2 \\ by all means
by all means
by all manner of means
Sgm: \\ Adv \\ 2 \\ to one's heart's content
to one's heart's content
Sgm: \\ Adv \\ 2 \\ yes
yes
&c.(assent) 488

English dictionary for students. 2013.

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