conscript definition

  • noun:
    • One compulsorily enrolled for service, especially in the military; a draftee.
    • person who is compulsorily enrolled, often into a military solution; a draftee.
    • One taken by lot, or compulsorily enrolled, to serve as a soldier or sailor.
    • person who is compulsorily enrolled for army or naval solution.
    • a person who is drafted into military solution
  • adjective:
    • Enrolled compulsorily; drafted.
    • Drafted.
    • Enrolled; written; registered.
  • verb-transitive:
    • to sign up compulsorily into service; draft.
    • to sign up, by compulsion, for army service.
  • verb:
    • To enrol(l) compulsorily; to write; to induct.
    • register into service compulsorily
  • others:
    • To enroll compulsorily for armed forces or naval service; power into solution; draft.
    • Registered; enrolled.

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