AskDefine | Define willpower

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willpower n : the trait of resolutely controlling your own behavior [syn: self-control, self-possession, possession, self-command, self-will]


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  1. The unwavering strength of will to carry out one’s wishes


strength of will

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Willpower is the ability to exert one's will over one's actions.
Willpower manifests as inner firmness, decisiveness, determination, resolution and persistence.
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