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willpower

noun [U] uk   /ˈwɪl.paʊər/ us    /-paʊr/
C2 the ability to control your own thoughts and the way in which you behave: It took a lot of willpower to stay calm. I don't have the willpower to diet.
Translations of “willpower”
in Chinese (Traditional) 意志力, 毅力…
in Russian сила воли…
in Turkish irade gücü…
in Chinese (Simplified) 意志力, 毅力…
in Polish siła woli…
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