1. [ verb ] tell voluntarily

"He volunteered the information"

Related terms: inform
2. [ noun ] (military,work) a person who freely enlist for military service
Synonyms: voluntary military_volunteer
Related terms: draftee serviceman military
3. [ verb ] (work) do volunteer work
Related terms: work
4. [ verb ] agree freely
Synonyms: offer

"She volunteered to drive the old lady home" "I offered to help with the dishes but the hostess would not hear of it"

Related terms: act offer
5. [ noun ] (work) a person who performs voluntary work
Synonyms: unpaid_worker
Related terms: worker vigilante pledge_taker candy_striper
6. [ adjective ] without payment
Synonyms: unpaid

"the soup kitchen was run primarily by unpaid helpers" "a volunteer fire department"

Related terms: voluntary
Similar spelling:   voluntary