Definition of Volunteer. Meaning of Volunteer. Synonyms of Volunteer

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Definition of Volunteer

Volunteer
Volunteer Vol`un*teer", n. [F. volontaire. See Voluntary, a.] 1. One who enters into, or offers for, any service of his own free will. 2. (Mil.) One who enters into service voluntarily, but who, when in service, is subject to discipline and regulations like other soldiers; -- opposed to conscript; specifically, a voluntary member of the organized militia of a country as distinguished from the standing army. 3. (Law) A grantee in a voluntary conveyance; one to whom a conveyance is made without valuable consideration; a party, other than a wife or child of the grantor, to whom, or for whose benefit, a voluntary conveyance is made. --Burrill.
Volunteer
Volunteer Vol`un*teer", a. Of or pertaining to a volunteer or volunteers; consisting of volunteers; voluntary; as, volunteer companies; volunteer advice.

Meaning of Volunteer from wikipedia

- Volunteering is a voluntary act of an individual or group freely giving time and labour for community service. Many volunteers are specifically trained...
- German abbreviation of the word Hilfswilliger or, in English, auxiliary volunteer, designated, during World War II, a member of different kinds of voluntary...
- The Irish Volunteers (Irish: Óglaigh na hÉireann), sometimes called the Irish Volunteer Force or Irish Volunteer Army, was a military organisation established...
- Hospital volunteers, also known as candy stripers in the United States, work without regular pay in a variety of health care settings, usually under the...
- written by volunteer editors and hosted by the Wikimedia Foundation, a non-profit organization that also hosts a range of other volunteer projects: Commons...
- A volunteer military system or all volunteer military system (AVMS) is a military service system that maintains the military only with applicants without...
- The Volunteer Army (Russian: Добровольческая армия, romanized: Dobrovolcheskaya armiya, abbreviated to Russian: Добрармия, romanized: Dobrarmiya) was...
- The Ulster Volunteers was a unionist, loyalist militia founded in 1912 to block domestic self-government (or Home Rule) for Ireland, which was then part...
- terminology, a volunteer is a plant that grows on its own, rather than being deliberately planted by a farmer or gardener. Volunteers often grow from...
- The "March of the Volunteers", originally titled the "March of the Anti-Manchukuo Counter-****an Volunteers", has been the official national anthem of the...