The meaning of the word Velleity is: to weakly wish or desire something without taking action to achieve it


He had a velleity for a home cooked meal but he was too lazy to get off the couch and ordered take out instead.

published by Vinnie on 2021-07-31 22:01:43

North Korea often professes a velleity to use nuclear weapons, but they have yet to act on their desire.

published by Renita on 2021-01-12 02:12:02

Jasmine expressed a velleity to confess her blossoming romantic feeling to her best friend, but she knows she'll never actually tell him.

published by Onita on 2021-08-03 11:51:20

The student had a velleity to never see another algebra problem again, but worked diligently on her homework instead.

published by Trina on 2022-01-07 21:20:51

The lazy student had a velleity to study at Harvard, but she refused to put in the effort necessary to meet the requirements.

published by Joycelyn on 2021-08-27 13:42:59

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