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Synonyms for willful
ˈwɪl fəl

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. willful, wilful(adj)

    done by design

    "the insult was intentional"; "willful disobedience"

    Synonyms:
    froward, headstrong, self-willed, wilful

    Antonyms:
    obedient, nonvoluntary, involuntary, unvoluntary

  2. froward, headstrong, self-willed, willful, wilful(adj)

    habitually disposed to disobedience and opposition

    Synonyms:
    froward, wilful, headstrong, self-willed

    Antonyms:
    unvoluntary, obedient, involuntary, nonvoluntary

Wiktionary

  1. willful(adjective)

    Done in a manner which was intended.

    Synonyms:
    voluntary, volitional

  2. willful(adjective)

    Stubborn.

    Synonyms:
    spiteful, headstrong, obstinate, self-willed

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. willful(a)

    Synonyms:
    refractory, headstrong, perverse, disobedient, inflexible

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases:

    deliberate, intentional, wilful, stubborn

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#5512voluntary
#15634deliberate
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#24054stubborn
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#29981willful
#33621wayward
#61099wilful
#66176obstinate
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#73762spiteful
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