freewill
adjective Date: 1535 voluntary, spontaneous

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • freewill — [frē′wil′] adj. freely given or done; voluntary …   English World dictionary

  • freewill — free will free will, freewill free will , a. Of or pertaining to free will; voluntary; spontaneous; as, a freewill offering. [1913 Webster] {Freewill Baptists}. See under {Baptist}. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • freewill — /free wil /, adj. 1. made or done freely or of one s own accord; voluntary: a freewill contribution to a political fund. 2. of or pertaining to the metaphysical doctrine of the freedom of the will: the freewill controversy. [1525 35; FREE +… …   Universalium

  • freewill — free•will [[t]ˈfriˈwɪl[/t]] adj. voluntary: a freewill contribution[/ex] • Etymology: 1525–35 …   From formal English to slang

  • freewill — adjective done of your own accord a freewill offering • Similar to: ↑voluntary …   Useful english dictionary

  • freewill — adj. freely chosen, voluntary; pertaining to the freedom of the will …   English contemporary dictionary

  • Freewill Shakespeare Festival — Freewill Shakespeare Festival, formerly known as River City Shakespeare Festival was founded in 1989. It is produced by the Edmonton, Alberta based Free Will Players every summer from late June to mid July. The Festival includes full scale… …   Wikipedia

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  • Freewill (song) — Infobox Single Name = Freewill Artist = Rush from Album = Permanent Waves Released = January 1 1980 Format = vinyl record (7 / 12 ) Recorded = 1979, Le Studio, Quebec Track = 2 Genre = Hard rock Length = 5:21 Label = Mercury Producer = Rush and… …   Wikipedia

  • Freewill Baptists — free will free will, freewill free will , a. Of or pertaining to free will; voluntary; spontaneous; as, a freewill offering. [1913 Webster] {Freewill Baptists}. See under {Baptist}. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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