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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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adv. - In a random manner; Without having a choice.

Usage examples (36)
  • Here am I bound to shine on horseback, willy-nilly.
  • "Once you do that, you can't go changing cars willy-nilly."
  • Instead they dispersed willy-nilly as soon as hostilities began.
  • Barbara, to whom her father forced her to give a refusal willy-nilly. for more
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