Not required by law or a rule; voluntary: a deal agreed by the unions guaranteeing non-compulsory redundancies
More example sentences
- The non-compulsory injection is most likely to be delivered in schools to those in Year 8 from next September.
- We cannot say that those people were volunteers, acting of their own free will, in a non-coerced or non-compulsory manner.
- Despite its non-compulsory nature, a few members suggested modifying some sentences to make them more lenient; others opposed the initiative because doctors should respond to their own conscience rather than codes.
Definition of non-compulsory in:
- The US English dictionary