Share this entry

Share this page

mobilize

Pronunciation: /ˈməʊbəlaɪz; ˈməʊbɪlaɪz/

Translation of mobilize in Spanish:

transitive verb/verbo transitivo

intransitive verb/verbo intransitivo

  • [troops/forces] movilizarse*
    Example sentences
    • The Liberal government mobilized the Army, Navy, and even our own Air Force.
    • Up to 19,000 troops had been mobilised by the government to serve as emergency cover during the dispute.
    • Forces of religion and nationalism can be rapidly mobilized by governments, however unsavory, against even well-intended invaders.

Definition of mobilize in:

Share this entry

Share this page

 

What do you find interesting about this word or phrase?

Comments that don't adhere to our Community Guidelines may be moderated or removed.

Get more from Oxford Dictionaries

Subscribe to remove adverts and access premium resources

Word of the day canilla
f
shinbone …
Cultural fact of the day

Today is La Candelaria (Candlemas). An occasion for celebrations and parades in many Spanish-speaking countries.