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willpowernoun [U]

 us   /ˈwɪlˌpɑʊ·ər/
the ​ability to ​controlyour own ​thoughts and ​behavior, esp. in ​difficultsituations: Staying on a ​diettakes a lot of willpower.
(Definition of willpower from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “willpower”
in Chinese (Simplified) 意志力, 毅力…
in Turkish irade gücü…
in Russian сила воли…
in Chinese (Traditional) 意志力, 毅力…
in Polish siła woli…
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