Definition of of or by or on one's own volition in English:

of (or by or on) one's own volition

Voluntarily: they choose to leave early of their own volition
More example sentences
  • I know, and it would be a different situation if we had made the choice of our own volition to stay here.
  • Their eagerness to earn the trust and goodwill of their customers becomes conspicuous when they, on their own volition, urge customers to have a look at the meters to ensure that they get the right quantity of petrol for their money.
  • I believe that they did it on their own volition.
Synonyms
of one's own free will, of one's own accord, of one's own choice, of one's own choosing, by choice, by preference, by one's own preference; voluntarily, willingly, readily, freely, intentionally, consciously, deliberately, on purpose, purposely, spontaneously, without being asked, without hesitation, without reluctance; gladly, with pleasure, with good grace, eagerly, enthusiastically
See parent entry: volition

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