OTHER WORDS FOR muster
OPPOSITES 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
How to use muster in a sentence
Not every unusual substratum used for wills passes muster with the courts.Would You Write Your Last Will and Testament on a Napkin?|Fiona Zublin|December 16, 2020|Ozy
That means the world is holding Brazil’s climate commitments to a high standard—and so far, they haven’t passed muster.Brazil is holding the climate hostage for $10 billion annually|Tim McDonnell|December 11, 2020|Quartz
New lots will be shipped as soon as they pass muster, Bancel said.Moderna to request clearance for COVID-19 vaccine in U.S. and EU|kdunn6|November 30, 2020|Fortune
The tentative deal, which has been in the works for months, must still pass muster with judges who have been handling the complex litigation in federal and state courts.Johnson & Johnson, three other companies close in on $26 billion deal on opioid litigation|Joel Achenbach, Christopher Rowland, Katie Zezima, Aaron Davis|November 6, 2020|Washington Post
Despite the increasing appeals from residents and advocates, the tough task for local leaders and advocates has been finding solutions that can pass muster with a majority – or supermajority – of voters.Demand for Housing Solutions Has Reached New Heights|Lisa Halverstadt|November 5, 2020|Voice of San Diego
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
But if the Arab states mustered the will, they could demolish ISIS, as history has shown.How a Real Air War Could Demolish ISIS|Clive Irving|August 23, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Although they mustered 250 volunteers in 84 counties, thousands of bodies in all 99 counties are needed for success in 2016.Hillary Deploys Iowa Army|Ben Jacobs|March 16, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Arguments can be mustered from the evidence to support all kinds of theories about his identity and true nature.Who Was Jesus, Anyway?|Jay Parini|December 1, 2013|DAILY BEAST
When he finally mustered up enough courage, he pulled back his sheets, and the thing was gone.True Life: I’m a Part-Time Ghost Hunter|Christine Pelisek|September 15, 2013|DAILY BEAST
I finally mustered up my courage and said "Ich," but told him I did not know it perfectly yet.Music-Study in Germany|Amy Fay
He mustered up an indifferent air, closed his lips tight, and determined to give no further signs.Eric, or Little by Little|Frederic W. Farrar
Damme, where the patriots mustered on the eve of the Bruges Matins, is within a short hour's stroll from the east end of the town.Belgium|George W. T. (George William Thomson) Omond
Then went King Harald southward to More where mustered he men, and a great number was gathered unto him.
The usual tale of five of the national rig and the schooner 'Amphitrite' made up the entry, and all mustered at the rendezvous.Yachting Vol. 2|Various.
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