Definitions

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  • v. Simple past tense and past participle of voluntell.

Etymologies

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Examples

  • If we define the customer as the military servicemembers who enjoy these shows and are not "voluntold" to attend, then add up the costs for the performances, charge ticket fees and let the people decide with their money how valuable the shows are.

    Stars and Stripes

  • I recently judged a local writing contest [I was "voluntold" to do this by my mama, who is secretary of the organization and was running out of helpers].

    CHE > Latest news

  • Of those in attendance, how many troops were "voluntold" to go?

    Stars and Stripes

  • Regarding the Feb. 3 letter "Time to retire Tops In Blue": Since the writer's experience with Tops in Blue is being "voluntold" to attend a show, allow me to refute his suggestions.

    Stars and Stripes

  • My guess is Hillier was given an ultimatum: He was 'voluntold' to take early retirement or be ignominiously fired.

    rabble.ca - News for the rest of us

  • Many of the Marines were, as they humorously put it, "voluntold" to show up for their Sunday morning stint at the stadium.

    The Orange County Register - Homepage

  • MS) was "voluntold" to "de-risk" his firm (reducing leverage and cutting the dividend to a nickel) in exchange for the opportunity to purchase a regional bank with deposits.

    Minyanville

  • And so too would be that David Kellermann, the acting CFO of FRE), was "voluntold" to change the language in SEC filings at the request of his regulator.

    Minyanville

  • BAC) CEO Ken Lewis was "voluntold" to keep quiet and close the acquisition of Merrill Lynch.

    Minyanville

  • The group was a mix of Marines who had volunteered, or been "voluntold" to take part, to learn more of the in-depth history of their unit.

    Beth Crumley: 1st Battalion, 4th Marines Does "Whatever it Takes"

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  • When someone forces you to volunteer, term used in the military Volunteer+Told

    September 30, 2008

  • Truly.

    July 29, 2008

  • And picnics :-(

    July 22, 2008

  • Forcibly volunteered. I'm voluntold about office meetings fairly frequently.

    May 20, 2008