Synonyms for will

Synonyms for (noun) will

Synonyms: volition, will

Definition: the capability of conscious choice and decision and intention

Usage: the exercise of their volition we construe as revolt- George Meredith

Similar words: faculty, mental faculty, module

Definition: one of the inherent cognitive or perceptual powers of the mind

Synonyms: will

Definition: a fixed and persistent intent or purpose

Usage: where there's a will there's a way

Similar words: design, purpose, aim, intent, intention

Definition: an anticipated outcome that is intended or that guides your planned actions

Usage: his intent was to provide a new translation; good intentions are not enough; it was created with the conscious aim of answering immediate needs; he made no secret of his designs

Synonyms: testament, will

Definition: a legal document declaring a person's wishes regarding the disposal of their property when they die

Similar words: instrument, legal document, legal instrument, official document

Definition: (law) a document that states some contractual relationship or grants some right

Synonyms for (verb) will

Synonyms: will

Definition: determine by choice

Usage: This action was willed and intended

Similar words: make up one's mind, determine, decide

Definition: reach, make, or come to a decision about something

Usage: We finally decided after lengthy deliberations

Synonyms: will

Definition: decree or ordain

Usage: God wills our existence

Similar words: ordain

Definition: issue an order

Synonyms: bequeath, will, leave

Definition: leave or give by will after one's death

Usage: My aunt bequeathed me all her jewelry; My grandfather left me his entire estate

Similar words: gift, give, present

Definition: give as a present; make a gift of

Usage: What will you give her for her birthday?

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