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See definition of velleity on Dictionary.com
  • as infancy
  • as infree will
  • as ininclination
  • as inliking
  • as inpleasure
  • as inwill

synonyms for velleity

  • imagination
  • inclination
  • caprice
  • conceit
  • conception
  • contrariness
  • creation
  • desire
  • druthers
  • flash
  • groove
  • humor
  • idea
  • image
  • impression
  • irrationality
  • liking
  • mind
  • notion
  • perverseness
  • pleasure
  • thing
  • thought
  • vagary
  • visualization
  • whim
  • will
  • cup of tea
  • fool's paradise
  • weakness for
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antonyms for velleity

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  • dislike
  • hate
  • hatred
  • certainty
  • fact
  • reality
  • truth
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How to use velleity in a sentence

How would it be possible to resist the will of God, supposing of course that it was his real will, not a mere velleity?
THE ESSENCE OF CHRISTIANITYLUDWIG FEUERBACH
But the desire by way of simple velleity may not be put into a proper prayer, when there is no hope.
A CHRISTIAN DIRECTORY (PART 2 OF 4)RICHARD BAXTER
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OCTOBER 26, 1985
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