Translation of "willpower" - English-Mandarin Chinese dictionary

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willpowernoun [ U ]

uk /ˈwɪl.paʊər/ us /ˈwɪl.paʊ.ɚ/

C2 the ability to control your own thoughts and the way in which you behave

It took a lot of willpower to stay calm. 要有很强的意志力才能保持平静。
I don't have the willpower to diet. 我没有节食的毅力。

(Translation of “willpower” from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)