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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

A person who offers to do something of one's own free will. Also: The act of choosing to do something of one's own free will.

Usage examples (38)
  • I will volunteer to lead the hike into the nature preserve.
  • For a short duration, for a project with a goal, a volunteer is the best employee you can get - better than you can hire, and it works.
  • Q2: Have you ever taken part in volunteer activities?
  • But long-term volunteer Patricia Ellis had other ideas. for more
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