The aspect of mental processes or behavior directed toward action or change and including impulse, desire, volition, and striving.
Preference is liking one thing or one person better than others.
The thing desired or longed for
The power of making a reasoned choice or decision or of controlling one's own actions
An instance of this:
(Uncountable) The feeling of desire.
The act of making a choice.
(Archaic) The ability or power to discern what is responsible or socially appropriate:
Something chosen or available as a choice.
(Rare or obsolete) The execution of a will.
Find another word for volition. In this page you can discover 11 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for volition, like: conation, preference, wish, will, choice, election, desire, choosing, discretion, option and willing.