- vt. 召集；对…进行点名；使振作
- n. 集合；检阅；点名册；集合人员
- vi. 召集；聚集
- n. (Muster)人名；(德、罗)穆斯特尔；(英)马斯特
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- muster: see monster
- muster (v.)
- c. 1300, "to display, reveal, appear," from Old French mostrer "appear, show, reveal," also in a military sense (10c., Modern French montrer), from Latin monstrare "to show," from monstrum "omen, sign" (see monster). Meaning "to collect, assemble" is early 15c.; figurative use (of qualities, etc.) is from 1580s. To muster out "gather to be discharged from military service" is 1834, American English. To muster up in the figurative and transferred sense of "gather, summon, marshal" is from 1620s. Related: Mustered; mustering.
- muster (n.)
- late 14c., "action of showing, manifestation," from Old French mostre "illustration, proof; examination, inspection" (13c., Modern French montre), literally "that which is shown," from mostrer (see muster (v.)). Meaning "act of gathering troops" is from c. 1400. To pass musters (1570s) originally meant "to undergo military review without censure."
- 1. Muster needed just 72 minutes to win the one-sided match, 6-2, 6-3.
- 2. He beat Thomas Muster of Austria three sets to love.
- 3. He travelled around West Africa trying to muster support for his movement.
- 4. I could not pass muster in his language.
- 5. Go and muster all the men you can find.
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