involuntary definition

  • adjective:
    • Acting or done without or against one's will: an involuntary participant in what turned out to be an argument.
    • maybe not subject to control over the volition: provided an involuntary start. See Synonyms at spontaneous.
    • Without objective; unintentional.
    • maybe not voluntary or ready; contrary or against explicit will or want; hesitant.
    • lacking will and/or energy of preference.
    • perhaps not underneath the impact or control of the will; perhaps not voluntary
    • Not proceeding from choice; done unwillingly; reluctant; compulsory.
    • not subject to the control of the might
    • managed by the autonomic neurological system; without mindful control
  • others:
    • perhaps not voluntary or willing; contrary or opposed to will or desire; unwilling; accidental: since, involuntary submitting; an involuntary listener.
    • maybe not voluntary or willed; independent of volition or consenting action of this head; without the agency for the might: as, involuntary muscular action; an involuntary groan.

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