Definition of free will noun from the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary

 

free will

 noun
noun
 
[uncountable]
 
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  • the power to make your own decisions without being controlled by God or fate
  • Idioms
    of your own free will
     
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    because you want to do something rather than because someone has told or forced you to do it She left of her own free will.
    See the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary entry: free will