What is Voluntold?
voluntold: The exact opposite of volunteering. Always used in reference to an unpleasant task to which you have been assigned by your boss.
Co-worker 1: I hear you got a transfer.
Co-worker 2: Yeah. I didn't want to, but I was voluntold.
Co-worker 1: You want to go fishing Saturday???
Co-worker 2: I can't, I got voluntold I have to work this weekend.
forciby volunteered. A task that was once voluntary has now been ordered to you.
"You slack ass ensigns. Since none of you are going to volunteer, consider yourselves all voluntold. See you tomorrow morning at 0600."
to be told that you have been volunteered for something. volunteered without your express consent or knowledge.
I was voluntold for the charity event at my fraternity house by my brother.
When someone "volunteers" someone else for something so that the other person really doesn't have a choice.
My boss voluntold me for the United Way Campaign.
The act of promising the services of others.
Wife to friend: I'll get hubby to come out and paint your ceiling on Saturday.
Hubby: I can't go golfing with you pal, I was voluntold to paint someone's ceiling.
Voluntold is the past tense of voluntell. To "voluntell" someone to
I didn't feel like volunteering to join the cooking staff, so the director voluntold me I had to do it.
When you refuse to volunteer and then are told to complete the task anyway. Generally used in the military by sergants.
MSgt. "Would you like to police the area for cigerette butts?"
SrA. "No Sgt. i wouldn't."
MSgt. "Well in that case consider you self voluntold."