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Wordnet 3.0

NOUN (1)

1. someone who is drafted into military service;
[syn: draftee, conscript, inductee]


VERB (1)

1. enroll into service compulsorily;
- Example: "The men were conscripted"


The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

Conscript \Con"script\, n. One taken by lot, or compulsorily enrolled, to serve as a soldier or sailor. [1913 Webster]
The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

Conscript \Con*script"\, v. t. To enroll, by compulsion, for military service. [1913 Webster]
The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

Conscript \Con"script\, a. [L. conscriptus, p. p. of conscribere to write together, to enroll; con- + scribere to write. See Scribe.] Enrolled; written; registered. [1913 Webster] Conscript fathers (Rom. Antiq.), the senators of ancient Rome. When certain new senators were first enrolled with the "fathers" the body was called Patres et Conscripti; afterward all were called Patres conscripti. [1913 Webster]
WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006):

conscript n 1: someone who is drafted into military service [syn: draftee, conscript, inductee] [ant: military volunteer, voluntary, volunteer] v 1: enroll into service compulsorily; "The men were conscripted"
Moby Thesaurus II by Grady Ward, 1.0:

36 Moby Thesaurus words for "conscript": beat the drums, boot, call to arms, call up, commandeer, conscribe, detach, detach for service, draft, drafted man, draftee, enlist, enlistee, enroll, enrollee, impress, induct, inductee, join, levy, list, mobilize, muster, muster in, press, raise, rally, raw recruit, recruit, rookie, selectee, sign on, sign up, summon, tenderfoot, trainee