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conscript in Military topic

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary Englishconscriptcons‧cript1 /kənˈskrɪpt/ verb [transitive] 🔊 🔊 1 PMto make someone join the army, navy etc syn draft American Englishconscript somebody into something 🔊 Young Frenchmen were conscripted into the army and forced to fight in Algeria.2 JOIN AN ORGANIZATIONto make someone become a member of a group or take part in a particular activity syn recruit→ See Verb table
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conscriptSuch were the men Lincoln and Stanton were proposing to conscript.To conscript more victims, you need a proper network.Governor Davis wanted to conscript parents as homework helpers.