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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

To have effect or influence against.

Usage examples (39)
  • That neighborhood will militate against the road being built on their side of town.
  • "militate" against the rights of minorities, the LJP has urged the Centre to ensure that the legislation does not
  • Many factors militate against such an application.
  • But two factors militate against such leadership today. for more
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