verb (used with object)
verb (used without object)
Idioms for muster
- to pass a cursory inspection.
- to measure up to a certain standard; be adequate: Your grades don't pass muster.
Origin of muster
SYNONYMS FOR 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
Words nearby muster
Example sentences from the Web for mustered
No major figure from either party has mustered such seemingly obvious denouncement.Yes, ‘Aspergery’ Is a Slur and It's Time to Stop Using It|Emily Shire|October 30, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Although they mustered 250 volunteers in 84 counties, thousands of bodies in all 99 counties are needed for success in 2016.
Arguments can be mustered from the evidence to support all kinds of theories about his identity and true nature.
Al-Sharif urged Aisha to get herself a car, and she mustered up the courage to have someone buy her one with darkly smoked glass.Egypt’s Game Changers: Samira Ibrahim and the Women Who Speak Up About Sexual Violence|Nina Burleigh|January 22, 2012|DAILY BEAST
It opened last fall to some of the best reviews of the year, yet mustered only $469,947 in limited release.
A company may be mustered in the same manner on its own parade ground, the muster to follow the company inspection.Infantry Drill Regulations, United States Army, 1911|United States War Department
The regiment was mustered out at Louisville, Kentucky, July 21.History of Linn County Iowa|Luther A. Brewer
Over in the section where the Spooners held dominance, the second should be mustered.The Code of the Mountains|Charles Neville Buck
The actors and actresses (most of the latter looking very pretty) mustered in extraordinary force, and were a fine audience.The Letters of Charles Dickens|Charles Dickens
The unfortunate Barron refuses to permit his men to be mustered by any but an American officer.
British Dictionary definitions for mustered
- muster in to enlist into military service
- muster out to discharge from military service
Word Origin for muster
Idioms and Phrases with mustered
In addition to the idiom beginning with muster
- muster in
- pass muster