The act of using the will; exercise of the will as in deciding what to do.
A conscious or deliberate decision or choice thus made.
The power or faculty of using the will.
The act of making a conscious choice or decision.
He left of his own volition.
The power or faculty of choosing; the will.
As long as I can exercise my volition.
Volition is defined as the act of using your will to make a conscious decision.
An example of volition is what someone uses to make a personal decision.
Origin of volition
French from Medieval Latin volitiō volitiōn- from Latin velle vol- to wish wel-1 in Indo-European roots