Definition of involuntarily adverb from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary

     

    involuntarily

     adverb
    adverb
    BrE BrE//ɪnˈvɒləntrəli//
     
    ; NAmE NAmE//ɪnˌvɑːlənˈterəli//
     
     
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  1. 1suddenly, without you intending it or being able to control it She shuddered involuntarily.
  2. 2without the person concerned wanting it to happen He was involuntarily committed for psychiatric treatment opposite voluntarily (1)