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optional

adjective

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subject to one's freedom of choice
  • at the resort all recreational activities are optional, and you may choose to participate in none of them

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The first known use of optional was in 1765

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“Optional.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/optional. Accessed 27 Oct. 2021.

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