how to pronounce willpower


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willpower is pronounced in two syllables

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An example use of willpower in a speech by a native speaker of british english:

“… we tend to rely on willpower our kind of …”

meanings of willpower


  1. The unwavering strength of will to carry out one's wishes.

willpower frequency in english - C2+ level of CEFR

the word willpower occurs in english on average 0.8 times per one million words; this frequency warrants it to be in the study list for C2+ level of language mastery according to CEFR, the Common European Framework of Reference.

topics willpower can be related to

it is hard to perfectly classify words into specific topics since each word can have many context of its use, but our machine-learning models believe that willpower can be often used in the following areas:

1) communication, information, and media;

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