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muster

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1 a body of people come together in one place
  • a muster of concerned citizens
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2 a number of things considered as a unit
  • considering the muster of suggestions that were submitted for "word of the year"
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the whole kit and caboodle

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muster

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1 to assemble and make ready for action
  • a command to muster the troops
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2 to bring together in assembly by or as if by command
  • all the supporters that I could muster for the fund-raising campaign
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3 to be made up of
  • The corps of regular book-readers musters only about 30% of the population.
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Synonym Discussion of muster

summon, call, cite, convoke, convene, muster mean to demand the presence of. summon implies the exercise of authority.
    • was summoned to answer charges
call may be used less formally for summon.
    • called the legislature into special session
cite implies a summoning to court usually to answer a charge.
    • cited for drunken driving
convoke implies a summons to assemble for deliberative or legislative purposes.
    • convoked a Vatican council
convene is somewhat less formal than convoke.
    • convened the students
muster suggests a calling up of a number of things that form a group in order that they may be exhibited, displayed, or utilized as a whole.
    • mustered the troops


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