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Synonyms for will

Synonyms for will

the mental faculty by which one deliberately chooses or decides


a desire for a particular thing or activity

unrestricted freedom to choose

to have the desire or inclination to

to give (property) to another person after one's death

Synonyms for will

the capability of conscious choice and decision and intention

a fixed and persistent intent or purpose

a legal document declaring a person's wishes regarding the disposal of their property when they die

decree or ordain

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determine by choice

leave or give by will after one's death

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The book also includes letters from suicide attackers to their families, as well as some of their last wills and testaments.
The 18 documents include judicial inquiries, letters, last wills and testaments, petitions, trial proceedings, written dialogue, and as-told-to biography.
If you take the latest edition of the legal gazette - a pamphlet for the legal profession - it contains a remarkable amount of advertisements from legal firms seeking the last wills and testaments of certain deceased Irish individuals.
However, nurses should always be mindful of the fact that they may be called upon to testify as to the competency or incompetency of patients to execute their last wills and testaments.
Through examining almost a thousand last wills and testaments and the sponsorships of young men for political entry into Venetian government (the annual Barbarella competitions), Chonjacki argues that women's cross-lineage networks constituted the key explaining Venice's remarkable political stability in the Renaissance (the 'myth of Venice').