from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- v. To enroll; to enlist.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- transitive v. To enroll; to enlist.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- To enroll; enlist; levy as by a conscription.
Have your fun now because you are outnumbered by the left of center majority who doesnt conscribe to your ignorance and rantings. paul
Her commerce would be increased to an incalculable extent, and she would have naval populations from which to conscribe the crews for fleets that she would be prompt to build.
A bill to conscribe negroes in the army was postponed indefinitely in the Senate yesterday, in secret session.
If we admit the constitutionality of conscription which authorizes Congress to conscribe our citizens to raise armies, that provision of the constitution must be construed with, and limited by, the reservation in the same instrument of the right of the State to keep troops in time of war.
The greatest objection comes from our people near the lines of the enemy, who allege that the attempt to conscribe them will drive them to the enemy.
With regard to the number of men liable to conscription, who have been removed from this department, this information can best be obtained from the bureau of conscription, the officers of which were authorized by the Adjutant General's orders to conscribe all who were efficient for field service.
It has been the invariable rule of this office, when such disabily was not shown, to order the employee, if a soldier, to the field, and if a conscript, to direct the Bureau of Conscription to conscribe and assign him to a company in the army.
The Supreme Court of this State having held that the Confederate Government has no constitutional power to conscribe the officers of the State, I trust it may not be attempted.
If the government has a right to conscribe at all, it has a right to conscribe persons of all classes, till it has raised enough to supply its armies.
But it has no right to go farther and conscribe all, who are by its own consent to remain at home, to make supplies.
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