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synonyms for militarize

  • impel
  • activate
  • actuate
  • animate
  • assemble
  • catalyze
  • circulate
  • drive
  • equip
  • gather
  • marshal
  • mobilize
  • muster
  • organize
  • prepare
  • propel
  • rally
  • ready
  • call to arms
  • call up
  • get ready
  • make ready
  • put in motion
  • set in motion
  • set off
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antonyms for militarize

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  • check
  • discourage
  • disorganize
  • disperse
  • divide
  • halt
  • hold back
  • retard
  • scatter
  • separate
  • stop
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How to use militarize in a sentence

Real-time crime centers, by taking technology tested overseas and deploying it domestically, represent a less obvious example of militarizing local police departments.
CHULA VISTA IS BUILDING A REAL-TIME CRIME CENTERJESSE MARXSEPTEMBER 2, 2021VOICE OF SAN DIEGO
In San Diego’s fiscal year 2022 budget, Mayor Todd Gloria separated the city’s Office of Homeland Security from its Police Department as part of a wider effort to de-militarize the city’s emergency response.
WHAT’S CHANGED – AND WHAT HASN’T – FOR POLICING IN SAN DIEGOSARA LIBBY AND JESSE MARXJULY 22, 2021VOICE OF SAN DIEGO
As part of a larger effort to de-militarize emergency responders and improve relations with communities of color, San Diego Mayor Todd Gloria released a list of proposed police reforms and public safety priorities last week.
AN OVERLOOKED PIECE OF GLORIA’S POLICING PROPOSALS COULD HAVE A BIG IMPACTJESSE MARXAPRIL 15, 2021VOICE OF SAN DIEGO
The border was once heavily militarized, a symbol of the decades of sectarian violence that scarred the island.
NORTHERN IRELAND IS EXPERIENCING ITS WORST VIOLENCE IN YEARS. WHAT'S BEHIND THE UNREST?BILLY PERRIGOAPRIL 9, 2021TIME
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WORDS RELATED TO MILITARIZE

  • arm
  • array
  • equip
  • fortify
  • furnish
  • make ready
  • militarize
  • mobilize
  • prepare for combat
  • strengthen
  • supply
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