- Also especially British, mil·i·ta·rise .
- mil·i·ta·ri·za·tion, noun
- re·mil·i·ta·ri·za·tion, noun
- re·mil·i·ta·rize, verb (used with object), re·mil·i·ta·rized, re·mil·i·ta·riz·ing.
- un·mil·i·ta·rized, adjective
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How to use militarize in a sentence
Joan Gibert, strategy manager for trucks at Arquus, says the basic design premise for the line was to “take robust parts from the civilian line of heavy duty trucks and adapt and militarize them.”France’s new military trucks can form a convoy with just one driver | Christina Mackenzie | October 19, 2020 | Popular-Science
On Monday afternoon, President Obama outlined the steps he was taking, without Congress, to address the police militarization.SWAT Lobby Shoots to Kill Police Reform After Ferguson | Tim Mak | December 2, 2014 | THE DAILY BEAST
I also thought it was interesting to see there were a lot of veterans after Ferguson talking about police militarization.
About police brutality, and the militarization of American police, and how the two have paired to victimize, mostly, black men.
The outsourcing and militarization of foreign affairs, he writes, has boomeranged.The End of the Illusion: America Finally Learns Its Limits | Jacob Heilbrunn | April 30, 2013 | THE DAILY BEAST
On Friday morning there were reports that even Buckingham Palace was concerned about the militarization of the occasion.
This militarization of the schools has been characterized even by some parts of the bourgeoisie as a questionable act.The Future Belongs to the People | Karl Liebknecht
The Mensheviks attacked not only the militarization of labor, but general labor service also.
The militarization of labor, when the workers are opposed to it, is the State slavery of Arakcheyev.
The militarization of labor by the will of the workers themselves is the Socialist dictatorship.
In a similar way we should not deplore "the militarization of the populations."Bolshevism | John Spargo
British Dictionary definitions for militarize
to convert to military use
to imbue with militarism
- militarization or militarisation, noun
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