One of the mysteries of the English language finally explained.
1‘they had mustered 50,000 troops’
assemble, bring together, call together, marshal, mobilize, rally, round up, raise, summon, gather, gather together, mass, collect, convene, call up, call to arms, recruit, conscript, draft
2‘reporters mustered outside her house’
congregate, assemble, gather together, come together, meet, collect together, convene, mass, cluster together, flock together, rally
3‘mustering her courage, she marched into the office’
summon up, summon, screw up, gather together, call up, rally
1‘the colonel called a muster’
roll call, assembly, rally, meeting, round-up, convocation, mobilization, gathering, assemblage, congregation, convention
be good enough, come up to standard, come up to scratch, measure up, be acceptable, be adequate, be sufficient, fill the bill, fit the bill, do, qualify
make the grade, be up to snuff, come up to snuff, cut the mustard
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