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muster
used in Candide

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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
  • At this proposal I shuddered, and mustering up what little courage I had still remaining I cried out aloud, 'Have mercy on me!'
    Chapter 28 (57% in)

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