Definition of Volunteers. Meaning of Volunteers. Synonyms of Volunteers

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Definition of Volunteers

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 Volunteers 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...
- The Volunteers may refer to: The Volunteers (play), a 1692 comedy by Thomas Shadwell The Volunteers, a Korean band with lead singer Yerin Baek The Volunteers...
- aborigines) during World War II. The Takasago volunteers are distinguished from ethnic Chinese Taiwanese volunteers. After the Empire of ****an's annexation...
- The Irish Volunteers (Irish: Óglaigh na hÉireann), sometimes called the Irish Volunteer Force or Irish Volunteer Army, was a military organisation established...
- The "March of the Volunteers", originally titled the "March of the Anti-Manchukuo Counter-****an Volunteers", has been the official national anthem of the...
- ancestry 1778–84 Irish Volunteers Irish Volunteers (18th century), formed to support the Irish Patriot Party 1778–85 British Volunteer Corps, a home defence...
- female adult volunteers of this organization were known as "Grey Ladies" and wore light grey uniforms. In the United States, volunteers' services are...
- Rifle Volunteers was a regiment of the British Territorial Army. In 2007, it was re-designated as 6th Battalion, The Rifles. The Rifle Volunteers were...
- a pale shadow of that of 1913–14. Young Citizen Volunteers (1912) Irish Volunteers National Volunteers William McFadzean MacDermott, John (1979). An Enriching...
- The National Volunteers was the name taken by the majority of the Irish Volunteers that sided with Irish Parliamentary Party leader John Redmond after...