vontade

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Etymology[edit]

From Old Portuguese voontade, from the Latin voluntās, voluntātis ‎(will; desire; disposition toward).

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Noun[edit]

vontade f (plural vontades)

  1. will; the condition of feeling like or wanting something
    Casei-me com ele contra a minha vontade.
    I married him against my will.
    Estou com vontade de chorar.
    I feel like crying.
  2. desire, wish
  3. intention; purpose

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