Mawson, C.O.S., ed. (18701938). Rogets International Thesaurus. 1922.
Class V. Words Releasing to the Voluntary Powers
Division (I) Individual Volition
Section I. Volition in General
1. Acts of Volition
609a. Absence of Choice.
NO CHOICE, Hobsons choice; first come first served; necessity [See Necessity]; not a pin to choose (equality) [See Equality]; any, the first that comes; that or nothing.
NEUTRALITY, indifference; indecision (irresolution) [See Irresolution].
BE NEUTRAL &c. adj.; have no -preference, - choice; waive, not vote; abstain -, refrain, -from voting; leave undecided; make a virtue of necessity [Two Gentlemen].