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Synonyms of 'discretionary'

(adjective) 
They were given wider discretionary powers.
Synonyms
optional
Some people feel sex education should remain an optional school subject.
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arbitrary (law)
Arbitrary arrests were common.
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elective
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open to choice
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nonmandatory

Additional synonyms

in the sense of arbitrary
Definition
not done according to any plan or for any particular reason
Arbitrary arrests were common.

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