adverb. ['ˈwɪlfəli'] in a willful manner.
- wilfullice (Old English (ca. 450-1100))
Words that Rhyme with Wilfully
Example sentences of the word wilfully
Misconduct is considered behaviour that wilfully disregards the interests of your employer.
Quotes containing the word wilfully
1. There is, I believe, in every disposition a tendency to some particular evil, a natural defect, which not even the best education can overcome.""And your defect is a propensity to hate everybody.""And yours,"he replied with a smile, "is wilfully to misunderstand them.
- Jane Austen, Pride and Prejudice
2. I'd like to get away from earth awhileAnd then come back to it and begin over.May no fate wilfully misunderstand meAnd half grant what I wish and snatch me awayNot to return. Earth's the right place for love:I don't know where it's likely to go better.
- Robert Frost, Birches