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English noun: conscript

1. conscript (person) someone who is drafted into military service

Synonymsdraftee, inductee

Broader (hypernym)man, military man, military personnel, serviceman

Domain categoryarmed forces, armed services, military, military machine, war machine

Antonymsmilitary volunteer, voluntary, volunteer

English verb: conscript

1. conscript (competition) enroll into service compulsorily

SamplesThe men were conscripted.

Pattern of useSomebody ----s somebody

Broader (hypernym)enlist

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