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muster

noun

Synonyms and Antonyms of muster

  1. 1 a body of people come together in one place <a muster of concerned citizens> Synonyms assemblage, assembly, conference, congregation, convocation, ingathering, meeting, gatheringRelated Words company, consort, coterie, gang, pack; caucus, forum, market, panel, rally, symposium, synod; audience, gallery, grandstand, house; crowd, flock, horde, legion, multitude, press, swarm, throng; crush, mob, rabble, rabblement

  2. 2 a number of things considered as a unit <considering the muster of suggestions that were submitted for “word of the year”> Synonyms array, assemblage, band, bank, batch, battery, block, bunch, clot, clump, cluster, clutch, collection, constellation, grouping, huddle, knot, lot, group, package, parcel, passel, set, suiteRelated Words accumulation, aggregate, aggregation, conglomeration; agglomeration, assortment, hodgepodge, jumble, miscellany, mixture, odds and ends, sundries, variety; cycle, run, series, suitNear Antonyms entity, item, single, unit




muster

verb

Synonyms and Antonyms of muster

  1. 1 to assemble and make ready for action <a command to muster the troops> Synonyms marshal (also marshall), mobilize, rallyRelated Words arrange, group, line up, order, organize; call (up), convene, summon; activate; collect, round upNear Antonyms disarrange, disorder, disorganize, disrupt, disturb; deactivate, dismiss; break up, disband, dissolve, split (up)Antonyms demob [chiefly British], demobilize

  2. 2 to bring together in assembly by or as if by command <all the supporters that I could muster for the fund-raising campaign> Synonyms assemble, call, convene, convoke, summonRelated Words rally; call in, call out, call up, knell; amass, collect, gather, group, round up; reassemble, reconveneNear Antonyms break up, dissolve

  3. 3 to be made up of <the corps of regular wine drinkers musters only about 10% of the population> Synonyms consist (of), contain, compriseRelated Words comprehend, embrace, encompass, entail, include, involve, take in; assimilate, embody, incorporate




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