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volunteer
Definition:
A person who enters into military or other service of his own free will.

Synonyms:

adjective
all
unpaid, volunteer.
unpaid
unpaid, uncompensated, unrewarded, unsalaried, unremunerated, unrecompensed, freewilled, unindemnified.
willing
voluntary.
noun
do-gooder
altruist, philanthropist, altruists.
enlistee
enlisted man, missionary, charity worker, voluntary soldier.
patriot
flag-waver, jingoist, nationalist, patrioteer, loyalists, nationalists, statesperson, good citizen, ultranationalist.
recruit
draftee, enlisted person, plebe, trainee, GIS, plebes, draftees, selectees, selectee, serviceperson, new person, servicepeople.
servant
agent, aid, aide, aide-de-camp, assistant, auxiliary, chattel, deputy, employee, flunky, hand, help, helper, helping hand, helpmate, henchman, junior, laborer, lieutenant, menial, pawn, peon, serf, servant, subject, subordinate, underling, vassal, worker.
verb
communication
volunteer.
endeavor
act, aim, approach, assay, attempt, commit, contract, endeavor, engage, exploit, maneuver, perform, proceed, undertake, venture.
offer to do something
advance, bring forward, chip in, come forward, enlist, go in, present, proffer, propose, put forward, sign up, speak up, step forward, suggest, tender, stand up, take the plunge, take upon oneself, do on one's own volition, let oneself in for, offer services, put at one's disposal, submit oneself, take bull by the horns, take initiative.
social
offer, volunteer.
Examples of usage:
  1. I'd volunteer as a start! – A College Girl by Mrs. George de Horne Vaizey
  2. He was a volunteer Saviour. – Quiet Talks on the Crowned Christ of Revelation by S. D. Gordon
  3. Luckily she's not the regular incumbent, but a volunteer who happened to be here on a visit. – The Fruit of the Tree by Edith Wharton
  4. Nearly every important town offered to raise volunteer forces at its own expense. – Washington and his Comrades in Arms A Chronicle of the War of Independence by George Wrong
  5. They talk of nothing but gold, the mines, the Volunteer Fleet and Japan. – Letters of Anton Chekhov by Anton Chekhov Translated by Constance Garnett

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