how to pronounce volition

/vəˈlɪʃ.ən/

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volition is pronounced in three syllables

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vəlɪʃən

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An example use of volition in a speech by a native speaker of british english:

“… develop of its own volition and locals …”

meanings of volition

noun:

  1. A concept that distinguishes whether or not the subject or agent intended something.
  2. A conscious choice or decision.
  3. The mental power or ability of choosing; the will.

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