Willsome
Willsome Will"some, a. [Written also wilsome.] 1. Willful; obstinate. [Obs.] [1913 Webster]

2. Fat; indolent. [Prov. Eng.] --Halliwell. [1913 Webster]

3. Doubtful; uncertain. [Prov. Eng.] --Halliwell. [1913 Webster] -- {Will"some*ness}, n. [Obs.] [1913 Webster]


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  • willsome — will·some …   English syllables

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  • Willsomeness — Willsome Will some, a. [Written also wilsome.] 1. Willful; obstinate. [Obs.] [1913 Webster] 2. Fat; indolent. [Prov. Eng.] Halliwell. [1913 Webster] 3. Doubtful; uncertain. [Prov. Eng.] Halliwell. [1913 Webster] {Will some*ness}, n. [Obs.] [1913… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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