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Definition of volenteer

"volenteer" is probably misspelled. Trying volunteer instead Definition of volunteer

1. volunteer [ v ] tell voluntarily
Examples: "He volunteered the information"

Used in print:

(Gerald Green, The Heartless Light....)

They offered no opinions , volunteered nothing , betrayed no emotions .

(Hampton Stone, The Man Who Looked Death...)

Having volunteered that he was a man of about sixty , he bounded up_the_stairs and with each leap rendered the number less credible .

Synonyms volunteer Related Terms inform

2. volunteer [ n ] a person who freely enlist for military service

Used in print:

(Tristram Coffin, Not to the Swift....)

The Colonel ordered that it be wiped_out , and I suggested , ' You ask for volunteers , and promise each man on the patrol a quart of whisky , ten dollars and a week-end pass to Davao ' .

Trig was one of the five volunteers .

(Ann Hebson, The Lattimer Legend....)

Maj._Anderson of Fort_Sumter is home and recruiting volunteers for the U.S._Army .

Synonyms volunteer voluntary military_volunteer Related Terms draftee serviceman military

3. volunteer [ v ] do volunteer work

Used in print:

("Editorials"...)

They are leaving so fast that the president of the West_German_Employers'_Federation issued an appeal this week to factory_workers in the West to volunteer for six months ' front-line work in factories in West_Berlin .

(Philip Jos‚ Farmer, The Lovers....)

If you volunteer , you will be told where you 're going after the ship leaves .

Synonyms volunteer Related Terms work

4. volunteer [ v ] agree freely
Examples: "She volunteered to drive the old lady home" "I offered to help with the dishes but the hostess would not hear of it"

Used in print:

(Philip Jos‚ Farmer, The Lovers....)

`` I volunteer '' , said Hal .

Synonyms offer volunteer Related Terms act offer

5. volunteer [ n ] a person who performs voluntary work

Used in print:

(J. H. Hexter, "Thomas More: On the Margins...)

And the monastic communities were supposed to be made_up of volunteers selected only after a novitiate which would test their religious aptitude for monastic rigors , their spiritual athleticism .

Synonyms volunteer unpaid_worker Related Terms worker vigilante pledge_taker candy_striper

6. volunteer [ a ] without payment
Examples: "the soup kitchen was run primarily by unpaid helpers" "a volunteer fire department"

Synonyms volunteer unpaid Related Terms voluntary

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