Definitions

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  • v. To make something mobile.
  • v. To assemble troops and their equipment in a coordinated fashion so as to be ready for war.
  • v. To become made ready for war.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. Mobilize.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • v. get ready for war
  • v. cause to move around
  • v. make ready for action or use
  • v. call to arms; of military personnel

Etymologies

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Examples

  • Doctors' leaders are facing a challenge from senior medics who claim they have been too quick to accept the government's NHS shakeup and should instead "mobilise" to thwart it.

    Leading medics challenge GPs to fight Andrew Lansley over NHS reforms

  • (ACFTU), ITF and ITUC to "mobilise" their organisations and their affiliates to ensure that the vessel returned to Beijing.

    ANC Daily News Briefing

  • (ACFTU), the ITF and the ITUC to "mobilise" their organisations and their affiliates to ensure that the vessel returned to Beijing.

    ANC Daily News Briefing

  • Word verification: moblz - sounds like "mobilise".

    Shirley Williams in Brown Reshuffle?

  • Sunday urged Zimbabweans to "mobilise" against President Robert

    ANC Daily News Briefing

  • The opposition Movement for Democratic Change (MDC) party, which is urging Zimbabweans to "mobilise" against President Robert

    ANC Daily News Briefing

  • The Congress of SA Trade Unions (Cosatu) would "mobilise" members to keep the New National Party out of government, Western

    ANC Daily News Briefing

  • And on Thursday Afrikan National Congress spokesman Smuts Ngonyama accused Heath of blackmailng the government over the issue, and said the ANC would "mobilise" to ensure Heath was excluded.

    ANC Daily News Briefing

  • Analysing the weak or ineffective branches, Gxilishe's report notes that "dormant and stagnant" branches did not understand their role to "mobilise" people.

    ANC Daily News Briefing

  • Mr Gomomo urged workers to 'mobilise' to ensure employers took the RDP seriously.

    ANC Daily News Briefing

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