goodwilly


goodwilly

goodwilly [goo d-wil-ee]Scot. Obsolete Word Origin noun, plural good·will·ies.

  1. a volunteer.

adjective

  1. liberal; generous.
  2. cordial; friendly.

Also good·will·ie, guidwillie. Origin of goodwilly 1525–35; good + will2 + -y1; compare Dutch goedwillig, German gutwillig

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