Definition of volitionally in English:

volitionally

adverb

  • See volition

    • ‘A clause is not in the passive voice simply because it denotes an action that was not undertaken volitionally.’
    • ‘In the group as a whole there was no significant change in inspiratory muscle strength measured either volitionally or non-volitionally and changes in respiratory muscle strength did not correlate with changes in endurance time.’
    • ‘Breathing can be activated volitionally through corticospinal pathways or automatically via bulbospinal pathways.’
    • ‘He does not concede, however, and no court or jury has officially determined, that he is volitionally impaired.’

Pronunciation

volitionally

/vəˈlɪʃ(ə)n(ə)li/