Student Thesaurus

One entry found for involuntary.
Entry Word: involuntary
Function: adjective
Text: 1 not made or done willingly or by choice <my long stays on the sidelines during our football games were strictly involuntary>
Synonyms coerced, forced, unintended, unintentional, unwilling
Related Words accidental, unplanned, unpremeditated; automatic, impulsive, instinctive, spontaneous, unprompted; inadvertent, unconscious, unknowing, unwitting
Near Antonyms advised, conscious, considered, knowing, planned, premeditated, purposeful; volitional
Antonyms deliberate, intentional, unforced, voluntary, willful (or wilful), willing
2 done instantly and without conscious thought or decision <breathing is involuntary> -- see AUTOMATIC 1
3 forcing one's compliance or participation by or as if by law <involuntary servitude> -- see MANDATORY