goodwilly

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English[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From goodwill +‎ -y. Compare Dutch goedwillig, German gutwillig. More at goodwill.

Noun[edit]

goodwilly (plural goodwillies)

  1. (obsolete or dialectal) A volunteer.

Adjective[edit]

goodwilly (comparative more goodwilly, superlative most goodwilly)

  1. (obsolete or dialectal) Liberal; generous.
  2. (obsolete or dialectal) Cordial; friendly; cheering.