- Nolens volens is defined as willing or not.
An example of nolens volens is a mother telling her children whether they want to or not, they're attending the family dinner.
Origin of nolens volensClassical Latin
Origin of nolens volensLatin nōlēns volēns : nōlēns, present participle of nōlle, to be unwilling + volēns, present participle of velle, to wish, be willing.
- Willing or unwilling; willy-nilly.
From Latin nolens (â€œunwillingâ€), from nÅlÅ (â€œI am unwillingâ€) and volens (â€œwillingâ€), from volÅ (â€œI am willing, I willâ€).
nolens volens - Legal Definition