akrasia

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akrasia

(əˈkreɪzɪə)
n
(Philosophy) philosophy weakness of will; acting in a way contrary to one's sincerely held moral values
[C20: from a-2 + Greek kratos power]
aˈkratic adj
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These insights might be developed further in a contemporary account of Christian moral action, virtue, and weakness of will.