free will: Meaning and Definition of
- free and independent choice; voluntary decision: You took on the responsibility of your own free will.
- the doctrine that the conduct of human beings expresses personal choice and is not simply determined by physical or divine forces.
Pronunciation: (frē'wil'), [key]
- made or done freely or of one's own accord; voluntary: a freewill contribution to a political fund.
- of or pertaining to the metaphysical doctrine of the freedom of the will: the freewill controversy.
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