Significado de “conscript” - Diccionario Inglés

Significado de "conscript" - Diccionario Inglés

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conscriptverb [ T ]

uk /kənˈskrɪpt/ us /kənˈskrɪpt/ US usually draft
noun [ C ] uk /ˈkɒn.skript/ us /ˈkɑːn.skript/ US usually draftee

Over half the army was composed of conscripts.
adjective [ before noun ] uk /ˈkɒn.skript/ us /ˈkɑːn.skript/

a conscript army
noun [ U ] uk /kənˈskrɪp.ʃən/ us /kənˈskrɪp.ʃən/ US usually the draft

Ever since the war began he's been worried that the government will introduce conscription.

(Definition of “conscript” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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conscriptverb [ T ]

us /kənˈskrɪpt/

to force someone to work as a member of a group:

Soldiers conscripted factory workers to build a wall around the city.
noun [ U ] us /kənˈskrɪp·ʃən/

He emigrated from Germany in the 1850s to avoid conscription into the army.

conscriptnoun [ C ]


someone who is forced to work as a member of a group:

We were volunteers, not conscripts.

(Definition of “conscript” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)