at will
phrasal as one wishes ; as or when it pleases or suits oneself

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • At will — Will Will, n. [OE. wille, AS. willa; akin to OFries. willa, OS. willeo, willio, D. wil, G. wille, Icel. vili, Dan. villie, Sw. vilja, Goth wilja. See {Will}, v.] [1913 Webster] 1. The power of choosing; the faculty or endowment of the soul by… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • at will — {adv. phr.} As you like; as you please or choose freely. * /Little Bobby is allowed to wander at will in the neighborhood./ * /With an air conditioner you can enjoy comfortable temperatures at will./ …   Dictionary of American idioms

  • at will — {adv. phr.} As you like; as you please or choose freely. * /Little Bobby is allowed to wander at will in the neighborhood./ * /With an air conditioner you can enjoy comfortable temperatures at will./ …   Dictionary of American idioms

  • at will — n. A status or relationship that can be terminated for any reason, or for no reason, at any time without prior notice. Webster s New World Law Dictionary. Susan Ellis Wild. 2000 …   Law dictionary

  • at will — adverb at ones preference; as one sees fit Im writing my book at will theres no deadline or minimum word count …   Wiktionary

  • at-will — adj. At will is used with these nouns: ↑employee …   Collocations dictionary

  • At-will employment — is a doctrine of American law that defines an employment relationship in which either party can break the relationship with no liability provided there was no express contract for a definite term governing the employment relationship and that the …   Wikipedia

  • at-will employment — An employment arrangement in which the employee may quit at any time, and the employer may fire the employee for any reason that is not illegal. For example, an employer may fire an at will employee for poor performance, to cut costs, or because… …   Law dictionary

  • at will employment — n.    a provision found in many employment contracts which suggest the employee works at the will of the employer, and which the employers insert in order to avoid claims of termination in breach of contract, breach of the covenant of good faith… …   Law dictionary

  • tenancy at will — see tenancy Merriam Webster’s Dictionary of Law. Merriam Webster. 1996. tenancy at will …   Law dictionary

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