What does conscript mean?

Definitions for conscript
kənˈskrɪpt; ˈkɒn skrɪptcon·script

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word conscript.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. draftee, conscript, inductee(verb)

    someone who is drafted into military service

  2. conscript(verb)

    enroll into service compulsorily

    "The men were conscripted"

Wiktionary

  1. conscript(Noun)

    One who is compulsorily enrolled, often into a military service; a draftee.

    The soldier was a conscript.

  2. conscript(Verb)

    To enrol(l) compulsorily; to draft; to induct.

  3. conscript(Adjective)

    Drafted.

  4. Origin: From conscriptus, perfect passive participle of conscribo.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Conscript(adj)

    enrolled; written; registered

  2. Conscript(noun)

    one taken by lot, or compulsorily enrolled, to serve as a soldier or sailor

  3. Conscript(verb)

    to enroll, by compulsion, for military service

  4. Origin: [L. conscriptus, p. p. of conscribere to write together, to enroll; con- + scribere to write. See Scribe.]

Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of conscript in Chaldean Numerology is: 9

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of conscript in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Carmen Gloria Quintana:

    The truth has come late, and I hope that justice comes, too. I congratulate this former conscript for his bravery, and for finding the courage to tell the truth.

  2. Carmen Gloria Quintana:

    This opens a new chapter in human rights in Chile, the truth has come late, and I hope that justice comes, too. I congratulate this former conscript for his bravery, and for finding the courage to tell the truth.

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