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willy 1

Pronunciation: /ˈwɪli/
(also willie)

noun (plural willies)

British informal

Origin

Early 20th century: pet form of the given name William.

Words that rhyme with willy

Billie, billy, Chile, chilli (US chili), chilly, Dili, dilly, filly, frilly, ghillie, gillie, Gilly, hilly, Lillee, lily, Lyly, papillae, Philly, Piccadilly, piccalilli, silly, skilly, stilly, Tilly, willy-nilly

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There are 2 main definitions of willy in English:

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willy 2

Pronunciation: /ˈwɪli/

noun (plural willies)

Australian /NZ informal
A sudden outburst of anger or annoyance.

Phrases

chuck (or throw) a willy

Australian /NZ informal Display sudden anger: he chucks a willy when I ask him if he is ready to say sorry
More example sentences
  • Royce'd throw a willy if he caught you out here.
  • Although you have cast dispersions on my integrity, I will not throw a willy.
  • Most receivers just don't like the cloud storage, and chuck a willy.

Origin

1930s: perhaps from willy-willy.

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