Definition of conscribe in English:
verb[with object] archaic
Enlist (someone) compulsorily, typically into the armed services; conscript.
- My plan is to conscribe them and force them into the army, upon the condition, if necessary, of freedom after the war.
- The only way of immediately improving the coal situation is for young miners to be conscribed, and made to work the full number of shifts.
- If Congress has the constitutional power to conscribe the officers of the States, it would also have the power to exempt such as it might think proper.
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