OTHER WORDS FOR muster
Idioms about muster
- to pass a cursory inspection.
- to measure up to a certain standard; be adequate: Your grades don't pass muster.
Origin of muster
synonym study for muster
OTHER WORDS FROM musterpre·mus·ter, verb (used with object)un·mus·tered, adjective
WORDS THAT MAY BE CONFUSED WITH mustermuster , mustard
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How to use muster in a sentence
We were going to go for everything we could to protect the city, and it passed muster with everybody up the way.U.S. Civil Engineers Bent the Rules to Give New Orleans Extra Protection from Hurricanes. Those Adjustments Might Have Saved the City During Ida|Alejandro de la Garza|September 2, 2021|Time
When the government conditions the grant of a benefit such as a permit, license, or registration on allowing access for reasonable health and safety inspections,’ it should not be difficult for such intrusions to pass constitutional muster, he wrote.
To be clear, this isn’t law yet, and if the failure of another elections bill this week in the narrowly GOP-controlled state Senate is any indication, it isn’t a cinch to pass muster.
If a script doesn’t pass muster on the mental health front, McCarthy says he will ask executives not to buy it.In a rare admission, MTV says its mental-health portrayals are sometimes damaging|Steven Zeitchik|April 1, 2021|Washington Post
The San Diego County Board of Supervisors has spent years and millions of dollars trying to get a Climate Action Plan that passes legal muster.Morning Report: County Tries Again on Climate Plan|Voice of San Diego|January 13, 2021|Voice of San Diego
If it passed muster with an adjudicator, it would be put on at the local playhouse.Angelina Jolie’s New Muse: The Rise of Jack O’Connell, Star of the WWII Epic ‘Unbroken’|Marlow Stern|December 10, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Unfortunately, the best response we can muster might be much harder than a band-aid or hidden camera.Is Brooklyn Becoming Unsafe for Gays? It Depends On Which Ones|Jay Michaelson|October 18, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Rising to retrieve it, I offer her what meager reassurance I can muster.
But two years after that, UFW walked away from its negotiations with Gerawan, unable to muster adequate worker support.
Yet, relative to the massive amount of attention, shock, and criticism, I can only muster a shrug and a plea to chill out.The Internet’s Latest Pearl-Clutching Panic Over Mamading Is Insane|Emily Shire|July 4, 2014|DAILY BEAST
These problems will exercise all the ingenuity and strength that Lombard Street can muster.Readings in Money and Banking|Chester Arthur Phillips
He could hit upon no plan, and he couldn't muster confidence to turn in.
Bruno was then introduced to each of the scouts, and they seemed to pass muster, for to each one he offered his paw.The Courier of the Ozarks|Byron A. Dunn
Well, though they do muster strong, we may make Edward's party skip for all that; if we have but justice on our side.The Battle of Hexham;|George Colman
With these words she gave Oliver her purse, and he started off without more delay at the greatest speed he could muster.Oliver Twist, Vol. II (of 3)|Charles Dickens
British Dictionary definitions for muster
- muster in to enlist into military service
- muster out to discharge from military service
Word Origin for muster
Other Idioms and Phrases with muster
In addition to the idiom beginning with muster
- muster in
- pass muster