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synonyms for volitional

  • free
  • unforced
  • voluntary
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But while the imitation is at first simply automatic, it becomes more and more volitional.
INTRODUCTION TO THE SCIENCE OF SOCIOLOGYROBERT E. PARK
Our feelings and emotions are the fountains from which nearly all our volitional actions flow.
THE SCIENCE OF HUMAN NATUREWILLIAM HENRY PYLE
The volitional aspect of consciousness also is to some extent explicitly provided for in language.
LANGUAGEEDWARD SAPIR
Try to ascend a single flight of stairs, performing each elementary movement by a distinct volitional impulse.
THE PSYCHOLOGY OF SINGINGDAVID C. TAYLOR
The volitional character of such an act is therefore manifest.
PARALLEL PATHSTHOMAS WILLIAM ROLLESTON
It will remain beyond volitional control at least until we get some real insight into social physiology.
CAMBRIDGE ESSAYS ON EDUCATIONVARIOUS
Perversion is morbid alteration of function which may occur in emotional, intellectual, or volitional fields.
APPLIED PSYCHOLOGY FOR NURSESMARY F. PORTER
What were Stephen's and Bloom's quasisimultaneous volitional quasisensations of concealed identities?
ULYSSESJAMES JOYCE
Their virtues are wholesome, if obvious; they are good mixers, have shrewd judgment, immense physical and volitional energy.
PREACHING AND PAGANISMALBERT PARKER FITCH
The methods and secondary causes of his intellectual, emotional and volitional life began to be laid bare.
PREACHING AND PAGANISMALBERT PARKER FITCH
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WORDS RELATED TO VOLITIONAL

  • discretional
  • discretionary
  • elective
  • noncompulsory
  • nonobligatory
  • not required
  • volitional
  • voluntary
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