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EtymologyEdit

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

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

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
    Synonym: desejo
  3. intention; purpose
    Synonym: intenção

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