Word of the Day – Velleity

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Velleity – Word of the Day for IELTS Speaking & Writing

VELLEITY  [vuh-lee-i-tee]  (noun) 

Meaning: a mere wish not strong enough to lead to the slightest action 

Synonym:  volition | mere wish

Collocation: velleity towards

Example:

  • I always display the utmost velleity toward my homework
  • Achieving Band 9.0 for the IELTS test is only my velleity 

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