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Synonyms for VOLUNTEER
ˌvɒl ənˈtɪərVOLUNTEER

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  1. volunteer

    offer, proffer, tend, originate

    withhold, refuse, suppress

Princeton's WordNet

  1. volunteer, military volunteer, voluntarynoun

    (military) a person who freely enlists for service

    unpaid worker, military volunteer, voluntary, volunteer

    conscript, draftee, inductee, nonvoluntary, involuntary, unvoluntary

  2. volunteer, unpaid workernoun

    a person who performs voluntary work

    unpaid worker, military volunteer, voluntary, volunteer

    draftee, conscript, inductee, nonvoluntary, unvoluntary, involuntary

  3. Tennessean, Volunteeradjective

    a native or resident of Tennessee

    unpaid worker, military volunteer, voluntary

    draftee, inductee, conscript, nonvoluntary, involuntary, unvoluntary

  4. unpaid, volunteer(a)verb

    without payment

    "the soup kitchen was run primarily by unpaid helpers"; "a volunteer fire department"

    conscript, draftee, inductee, involuntary, nonvoluntary, unvoluntary

  5. volunteerverb

    tell voluntarily

    "He volunteered the information"


    conscript, inductee, draftee, unvoluntary, nonvoluntary, involuntary

  6. volunteer, offerverb

    agree freely

    "She volunteered to drive the old lady home"; "I offered to help with the dishes but the hostess would not hear of it"

    propose, tender, bid, extend, offer up, declare oneself, provide, volunteer, offer, proffer, pop the question, put up

    draftee, conscript, inductee, involuntary, unvoluntary, nonvoluntary

  7. volunteerverb

    do volunteer work


    conscript, inductee, draftee, involuntary, unvoluntary, nonvoluntary

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  1. volunteerverb

    offer, proffer, tender, present

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. volunteernoun


Concise Medical Dictionary, by Joseph C Segen, MD

  1. volunteer

    Participant (in part), subject

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  1. Simon Hare:

    One of the challenges facing people wishing to volunteer responsibly is that there is no independent quality standard, no recognized regulatory body, there are small local outfits as well as big corporations who see volunteering as a way of driving profits rather than an integral part of a long term strategy for communities with real needs. At best this can make volunteering a waste of time and at worst it can actually be harmful.

  2. Jennifer Schuerle:

    Riot Kitchen has been busy trying to free our volunteer crew members in Kenosha, Wisconsin, after a violent arrest at a gas station where our people refueled vehicles and got gas for our generator, which is used to cook, protective equipment we have on the bus is just that - for protection while being in large crowds with masks for COVID protection.

  3. Rebecca Dow:

    I would support targeted scholarships and/or loan repayment for students seeking degrees/certification in( New Mexico's) high demand jobs, i believe there needs to be a work or volunteer commitment to New Mexico to receive any scholarship from our state funds.

  4. Prime Minister Scott Morrison:

    The response to the bushfire situation has been unprecedented with thousands of volunteer and paid responders working around the clock, day and night, week after week to protect property and save lives.

  5. Heidi Snow:

    This is a lifelong journey. ... I feel so blessed that I've been given the opportunity to be with these incredible people who come forward and volunteer their time, they really look at life differently because they start to realize how precious it is and how life can change in an instant.

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