1. [ verb ] be going to; indicates futurity
Synonyms: `ll shall wish won`t
Related terms: intend
2. [ noun ] the capability of conscious choice and decision and intention
Synonyms: volition

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

Related terms: faculty velleity
3. [ noun ] a fixed and persistent intent or purpose

"where there's a will there's a way"

Related terms: purpose
4. [ noun ] (writing) a legal document declaring a person's wishes regarding the disposal of their property when they die
Synonyms: testament
Related terms: legal_document Old_Testament New_Testament devise codicil law
5. [ verb ] decree or ordain

"God wills our existence"

Related terms: ordain
6. [ verb ] have in mind
Synonyms: wish

"I will take the exam tomorrow"

Related terms: intend
7. [ verb ] determine by choice

"This action was willed and intended"

Related terms: decide
8. [ noun ] Last name, frequency rank in the U.S. is 4081
9. [ noun ] Man's first name, popularity rank in the U.S. is 503
10. [ verb ] leave or give by will after one's death
Synonyms: leave bequeath

"My aunt bequeathed me all her jewelry" "My grandfather left me his entire estate"

Related terms: disinherit give remember pass_on entail devise impart leave leave
Similar spelling:   Willy