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muster
used in War and Peace

4 uses
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1  —3 uses as in:
muster strength or the crew
Definition
to gather
The exact meaning of this sense of muster is often subject to its context. For example:
  • "mustered her courage/strength/a smile" — to gather from within
  • "muster the soldiers/crew" — to gather — typically for inspection
  • "muster volunteers/votes" — to gather enough to do something
  • He mustered his last remaining strength, took hold of his left hand with his right, and reached the bushes.
    Book Two — 1805 (87% in)
  • The general whose regiment had been inspected at Braunau was informing the prince that as soon as the action began he had withdrawn from the wood, mustered the men who were woodcutting, and, allowing the French to pass him, had made a bayonet charge with two battalions and had broken up the French troops.
    Book Two — 1805 (97% in)
  • He sucked and swallowed the cold snow, his lips quivered but his eyes, still smiling, glittered with effort and exasperation as he mustered his remaining strength.
    Book Four — 1806 (41% in)

There are no more uses of "muster" flagged with this meaning in War and Peace.

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?  —1 use
exact meaning not specified
  • On the square in front of the Bazaar were drummers beating the muster call.
    Book Eleven — 1812 (50% in)

There are no more uses of "muster" in War and Peace.

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