from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- n. The state or quality of being towardly.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. The quality or state of being towardly; docility; tractableness.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. The character of being toward; readiness to do or learn; aptness; docility.
From towardly + -ness (Wiktionary)