OTHER WORDS FOR involuntary
Origin of involuntary
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OTHER WORDS FROM involuntaryin·vol·un·tar·i·ly [in-vol-uhn-ter-uh-lee, -vol-uhn-tair-], /ɪnˈvɒl ənˌtɛr ə li, -ˌvɒl ənˈtɛər-/, adverbin·vol·un·tar·i·ness, noun
How to use involuntary in a sentence
Because water conducts heat so well, perspiration is an involuntary act of self-sabotage when you’re fighting off the winter chill—it will sap you of your precious heat and render your clothes ineffective at the same time.The safest ways to stay warm during a power outage|John Kennedy|February 18, 2021|Popular-Science
The documentary then cuts to Spears’s hospitalization and involuntary psychiatric evaluation following a dispute with Federline in early 2008, which led to the then-temporary conservatorship that Spears’s father still holds over her today.Britney Spears and the trauma of being young, female and famous in the ’90s|Ashley Fetters|February 5, 2021|Washington Post
Southwest’s inability to secure a 10% reduction in 2021 spending for each work group means the company is on the brink of its first involuntary job cuts in its 49-year history.
There is something about it that feels forced, involuntary, creepily so.The thoughtless husks who plunged this NFL season into chaos deserve a public shaming|Sally Jenkins|December 2, 2020|Washington Post
Barber can attest to the bureaucracy of involuntary federal collections.Looming end to student loan payment moratorium raises fears among defaulted borrowers|Danielle Douglas-Gabriel|November 23, 2020|Washington Post
He obliged and as we stood for the picture my CP caused me to involuntarily tickle him.
Out loud, involuntarily, and I never felt self-conscious about it.‘Killzone: Shadow Fall’ Review: Oh My God, This PlayStation 4 Game Is Beautiful|Alec Kubas-Meyer|November 19, 2013|DAILY BEAST
It turns out that even the involuntarily committed find it easy to buy weapons under existing background checks.
She also, understandably, had sought to have Adam involuntarily committed.
The race when Tucker Carlson said he involuntarily crossed his legs whenever he caught sight of Hillary Clinton on television.How Women Managed Historic Victories on Election Day 2012|Allison Yarrow|November 12, 2012|DAILY BEAST
I cried, and shrank involuntarily, for his eyeballs rolled till only the whites showed in a way that made me shudder.Raw Gold|Bertrand W. Sinclair
Involuntarily Isabel glanced at Mrs. Kaye; Flora had hinted to her of the lady's designs.Ancestors|Gertrude Atherton
Harris sighed involuntarily and turned towards his host, who returned his smile faintly and then led the way down the corridor.Three More John Silence Stories|Algernon Blackwood
Oliver coloured involuntarily to find that the old thief had been reading his thoughts; but boldly said, Yes, he did want to know.
He clasped his hands together, and involuntarily uttered a subdued exclamation of horror.