Usage examples for Volunteering

  1. We were going, Frank Hawden volunteering to stay and mind the house. – My Brilliant Career by Miles Franklin
  2. At a sale of farm stock and implements I was examining a waggon practically new, though with no intention of buying, when I was surprised by a cousin of the vendor volunteering the statement that, having lately borrowed the waggon, he noticed one of the wheels giving out a suspicious noise when in use, as if something were wrong. – Grain and Chaff from an English Manor by Arthur H. Savory
  3. After a month or two in the ranks he seized the first opportunity of escaping from the toils of his company, by volunteering for service as a Scout. – The First Hundred Thousand by Ian Hay