Origin of volition
Examples from the Web for volitional
His errors are volitional and are the portals of discovery.
But the volitional faculty of the generation, according to Nietzsche, is so debilitated as to be utterly inadequate to its office.Prophets of Dissent|Otto Heller
The methods and secondary causes of his intellectual, emotional and volitional life began to be laid bare.Preaching and Paganism|Albert Parker Fitch
And once this volitional interference with 'pure perception' is shown to be indispensable, it must be allowed to be legitimate.Pragmatism|D.L. Murray
British Dictionary definitions for volitional
Word Origin for volition
Word Origin and History for volitional
1610s, from French volition (16c.), from Medieval Latin volitionem (nominative volitio) "will, volition," from Latin stem (as in volo "I wish") of velle "to wish," from PIE *wel-/*wol- "be pleasing" (see will (v.)).