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involuntary
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English - Vietnamese Dictionary
involuntary /in'vɔləntəri/
  • tính từ
    • không cố ý, không chủ tâm, vô tình
    • (sinh vật học) không tuỳ ý
Concise Dictionary
ɪn'vɑlənterɪ /-'vɒləntrɪ
adj.
+not subject to the control of the will
+controlled by the autonomic nervous system; without conscious control

Thesaurus Dictionary
adj.
unconscious, unintentional, unthinking, impulsive, spontaneous, unpremeditated, instinctive, instinctual, unwitting; automatic, reflex, mechanical, conditioned, uncontrolled, uncontrollable:
When I was struck, my involuntary reaction was to strike back at once. At the mention of his name she gave an involuntary start.
Advanced English Dictionary
+ adjective
1 an involuntary movement, etc. is made suddenly, without you intending it or being able to control it: an involuntary cry of pain
Antonym: VOLUNTARY
2 happening without you wanting it to: the involuntary repatriation of immigrants + involuntary childlessness
involuntarily adverb


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