To weakly wish or desire something without taking action to achieve it.
- Examples of word Velleity in a sentence
“He had a velleity for home cooked meals but was too lazy to get off the couch and ordered take out instead.”
- Did you Know?
The word “velleity” is a derivative of the New Latin noun “velleitas” which in turn was derived from the Latin verb “velle” meaning “to wish or will.”
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