done by design;
"the insult was intentional"
habitually disposed to disobedience and opposition
- His daughter is a wilful child.
- A wilful man will have his way to his own hurt.
- My sister is very wilful, that will be in vain for changing her mind.
- The wilful killing of a person is murder.
- A wilful fault has no excuse and deseres no pardon.
- Wilful waste makes woeful want. 任意浪费必然招致可悲...
The smallest disappointment..will put wilful young people out of temper.出自： H. Chapone
Allowing the car, like a wilful animal, to pursue its own course.出自： E. O