Thesaurus / willful


In a single week we have concrete evidence of a state government’s willful disregard for the health and safety of the most vulnerable residents of the state.TEXAS ENABLED THE WORST CARBON MONOXIDE POISONING CATASTROPHE IN RECENT U.S. HISTORYBY PERLA TREVIZO, REN LARSON, LEXI CHURCHILL, PROPUBLICA AND THE TEXAS TRIBUNE; MIKE HIXENBAUGH AND SUZY KHIMM, NBC NEWSAPRIL 29, 2021PROPUBLICA
Yet for me, realizing that my strong and willful mother could be reduced to tears was and remains a stunning incident.SHOULD PARENTS CRY IN FRONT OF THEIR KIDS? I ASKED A PSYCHOLOGIST, AND MY 9-YEAR-OLD.CATHY ALTERAPRIL 8, 2021WASHINGTON POST
Cannon faces two felony charges – willful obstruction of law enforcement officers by use of threats or violence and preventing or disrupting General Assembly sessions or other meetings of members – third offense.LGBTQ LAWMAKER ARRESTED, DRAGGED FROM STATE CAPITOLMATT HENNIEMARCH 26, 2021WASHINGTON BLADE
The issue is not just petty skimping on food, the withholding of the March Madness brand, the willful lack of promotion.THE NCAA’S SHELL GAME IS THE REAL WOMEN’S BASKETBALL SCANDALSALLY JENKINSMARCH 25, 2021WASHINGTON POST
In 2018, Kairos’ board of directors forced Brackeen out of his role as CEO, citing willful misconduct as the cause for his termination.BRIAN BRACKEEN RETURNS AS AN ADVISOR TO FACIAL RECOGNITION STARTUP KAIROS FOLLOWING HIS OUSTER AS CEOMEGAN ROSE DICKEYMARCH 19, 2021TECHCRUNCH
A sweet and blessed sleep enveloped her like the cloak of a kind mother wrapping the willful child who has much suffered and wept.BALSAMO, THE MAGICIANALEXANDER DUMAS
She was high-spirited as a girl, a little willful and impulsive, but with the best heart in the world.A HOOSIER CHRONICLEMEREDITH NICHOLSON
Marian undoubtedly wheedled her father a good deal in the manner of handsome and willful daughters.A HOOSIER CHRONICLEMEREDITH NICHOLSON
He was selfish, willful, and obstinate at two-and-thirty as he had been at ten years of age.PAUL PATOFFF. MARION CRAWFORD
He was a willful man, with a good deal of granite in his make-up.THE HIGHGRADERWILLIAM MACLEOD RAINE


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