|n.||1.||The act of willing or choosing; the act of forming a purpose; the exercise of the will.|
Volition is the actual exercise of the power the mind has to order the consideration of any idea, or the forbearing to consider it.
|2.||The result of an act or exercise of choosing or willing; a state of choice.|
|3.||The power of willing or determining; will.|
|Noun||1.||volition - the capability of conscious choice and decision and intention; "the exercise of their volition we construe as revolt"- George Meredith|
|2.||volition - the act of making a choice; "followed my father of my own volition"|