Reluctance is hesitation or unwillingness to do something.
Determination is defined as a firm intent or a decision which has been reached.
The object toward which one strives or for which something exists; an aim or goal:
A perverse act
The quality or condition of being unruly
Authority or ability to manage or direct:
The prescribed form or customary procedure, as in a meeting or court of law:
Inner contentment; serenity:
Willfulness, especially in satisfying one's own desires or adhering to one's own opinions.
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