Definitions for volitiveˈvɒl ɪ tɪv

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

vol•i•tiveˈvɒl ɪ tɪv(adj.)

  1. of, pertaining to, or characterized by volition.

  2. Gram. expressing a wish or permission.

    Category: Grammar

Origin of volitive:

1650–60

Wiktionary

  1. volitive(Noun)

    A verb form found in certain languages which indicates that a certain action is willed, although it may not be performed in fact.

  2. volitive(Noun)

    A specific volitive form of a verb.

  3. volitive(Adjective)

    of or pertaining the will or volition

  4. volitive(Adjective)

    in the volitive

Webster Dictionary

  1. Volitive(adj)

    of or pertaining to the will; originating in the will; having the power to will

  2. Volitive(adj)

    used in expressing a wish or permission as, volitive proposition

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