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voluntarily

[ vol-uhn-tair-uh-lee, vol-uhn-ter- ]
/ ˌvɒl ənˈtɛər ə li, ˈvɒl ənˌtɛr- /
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adverb
of one’s own accord or by free choice:Students were mostly attending the sessions voluntarily, so they were reasonably well-behaved.
by volunteers, or in a way that depends on voluntary action:The Political Science Club is a politically neutral and voluntarily operated nonprofit organization.
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OTHER WORDS FROM voluntarily

un·vol·un·tar·i·ly, adverb
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