- The power of acting without the constraint of necessity or fate; the ability to act at one’s own discretion.Más ejemplos en oraciones
volition, independence, self-determination, self-sufficiency, autonomy, spontaneity; freedom, libertyvoluntarily, willingly, readily, freely, spontaneously, without reluctance, without being forced, without being asked, without being encouraged; of one's own accord, of one's own volition, of one's own choosing, by one's own preference
- This insight was the basis for Descartes's defense of free will and of the mind's ability to control the body.
- Compatibilist philosophies seek to reconcile free will and determinism in a modern time.
- The critics liked to quote the treatise as containing arguments for free will unrefuted even by their author.
adjetivo[attributive] Volver al principio
- (Especially of a donation) voluntary: free-will offeringsMás ejemplos en oraciones
- Cost for the dinner is a free-will offering along with the donation of one canned food item.
- However, the intrepid duo persevered and the free-will gifts eventually got bagged.
- Moses, however, does not rely on free-will offerings.