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1. volunteer

verb. ['ˌvɑːlənˈtɪr'] tell voluntarily.

Antonyms

  • employer

Etymology

  • voluntaire (Middle French (ca. 1400-1600))
  • voluntarius (Latin)

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Rhymes with Volunteer

  • conventioneer
  • bioengineer
  • reengineer
  • pamphleteer
  • electioneer
  • charpentier
  • rensselaer
  • profiteer
  • mutineer
  • marketeer
  • lagardere
  • insincere
  • imagineer
  • gondolier
  • financiere
  • financier
  • crochetiere
  • commandeer
  • chandelier
  • brigadier
  • brigadeer
  • bombardier
  • belvedere
  • bandolier
  • wagoneer
  • summiteer
  • st_cyr
  • souvenir
  • racketeer
  • plenmeer

How do you pronounce volunteer?

Pronounce volunteer as ˌvɑlənˈtɪr.

US - How to pronounce volunteer in American English

UK - How to pronounce volunteer in British English

How to spell volunteer? Is it voluntee? Or volenteer? Common misspellings are:

  • voluntee
  • volenteer

Sentences with volunteer


1. Noun, singular or mass
List only jobs or volunteer experience you have had that are relevant to the grant you are applying for.

2. Verb, base form
Get as many bank workers as possible to volunteer to cook and serve hot dogs and hand out beverages.

3. Adjective
Apply the information you have learned by testing it in your personal or volunteer activities.

Quotes about volunteer


1. A good mother remembers to serve fruit at breakfast, is always cheerful and never yells, manages not to project her own neuroses and inadequacies onto her children, is an active and beloved community volunteer. She remembers to make play dates, her children's clothes fit, she does art projects with them and enjoys all their games.
- Ayelet Waldman

2. To me, one of the best faces America has ever projected is the face of a Peace Corps volunteer. That face symbolizes this country: young, curious, brimming with idealism and hope - and a real, honest compassion.
- Teresa Heinz

3. I’m stuck babysitting turtle eggs while a volleyball player slash grease monkey slash aquarium volunteer tries to hit on me.” I’m not hitting on you,” he protested.No?”Believe me, you’d know if I was hitting on you. You wouldn’t be able to stop yourself from succumbing to my charms.
- Nicholas Sparks, The Last Song

2. volunteer

noun. ['ˌvɑːlənˈtɪr'] (military) a person who freely enlists for service.

Synonyms

  • man
  • serviceman
  • voluntary
  • military personnel
  • military volunteer

Antonyms

  • civilian
  • unwilling
  • unintended
  • friendly

Etymology

  • voluntaire (Middle French (ca. 1400-1600))
  • voluntarius (Latin)

3. volunteer

verb. ['ˌvɑːlənˈtɪr'] do volunteer work.

Antonyms

  • underbid

Etymology

  • voluntaire (Middle French (ca. 1400-1600))
  • voluntarius (Latin)

4. volunteer

verb. ['ˌvɑːlənˈtɪr'] agree freely.

Synonyms

  • move
  • act

Antonyms

  • outbid
  • take
  • descend

Etymology

  • voluntaire (Middle French (ca. 1400-1600))
  • voluntarius (Latin)

5. volunteer

noun. ['ˌvɑːlənˈtɪr'] a person who performs voluntary work.

Synonyms

  • vigilance man
  • unpaid worker
  • candy striper
  • pledge taker
  • worker

Antonyms

  • woman
  • black
  • white
  • unconscious

Etymology

  • voluntaire (Middle French (ca. 1400-1600))
  • voluntarius (Latin)

6. Volunteer

noun. a native or resident of Tennessee.

Synonyms

  • American

7. volunteer

adjective. ['ˌvɑːlənˈtɪr'] without payment.

Synonyms

  • unpaid

Antonyms

  • female
  • juvenile

Etymology

  • voluntaire (Middle French (ca. 1400-1600))
  • voluntarius (Latin)
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