Marshal Mar"shal, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Marshaled}or {Marshalled}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Marshaling} or {Marshalling}.] [1913 Webster] 1. To dispose in order; to arrange in a suitable manner; as, to marshal troops or an army. [1913 Webster]

And marshaling the heroes of his name As, in their order, next to light they came. --Dryden. [1913 Webster]

2. To direct, guide, or lead. [1913 Webster]

Thou marshalest me the way that I was going. --Shak. [1913 Webster]

3. (Her.) To dispose in due order, as the different quarterings on an escutcheon, or the different crests when several belong to an achievement. [1913 Webster]

The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

Look at other dictionaries:

  • marshaled — UK [ˈmɑː(r)ʃ(ə)ld] US [ˈmɑrʃ(ə)ld] an American past tense and past participle of marshal Thesaurus: american irregular past tenses and past participleshyponym …   Useful english dictionary

  • marshaled — mar·shal || mÉ‘rʃl / mɑːʃl n. federal officer with the duties of a sheriff; officer responsible for the arrangement of ceremonies, master of ceremonies; head of the police or fire department; officer in charge of carrying out orders of the… …   English contemporary dictionary

  • marshaled — UK [ˈmɑː(r)ʃ(ə)ld] / US [ˈmɑrʃ(ə)ld] an American past tense and past participle of marshal …   English dictionary

  • Prophecies of Joseph Smith, Jr. — Joseph Smith Jr., the founder of the Latter Day Saint movement, is viewed as a prophet in the tradition of the ancient prophets recorded in the Bible by members of the Latter Day Saint movement. This article examines some of the prophecies… …   Wikipedia

  • Papal supremacy — Referring to the doctrine of papal supremacy the Catechism of the Catholic Church notes in paragraph 882, “the Roman Pontiff, by reason of his office as Vicar of Christ, and as pastor of the entire Church has full, supreme, and universal power… …   Wikipedia

  • OBJREF — is the name of the structure of marshalled interfaces in COM and DCOM. Because COM interfaces can only be called directly from the context (like a thread, process or machine) where they originated, when they are needed in another context they are …   Wikipedia

  • marshal — marshalcy, marshalship, n. marshaler; esp. Brit., marshaller, n. /mahr sheuhl/, n., v., marshaled, marshaling or (esp. Brit.) marshalled, marshalling. n. 1. a military officer of the highest rank, as in the French and some other armies. Cf. field …   Universalium

  • Russia — /rush euh/, n. 1. Also called Russian Empire. Russian, Rossiya. a former empire in E Europe and N and W Asia: overthrown by the Russian Revolution 1917. Cap.: St. Petersburg (1703 1917). 2. See Union of Soviet Socialist Republics. 3. See Russian… …   Universalium

  • marshal — verb 1) they marshaled an army Syn: assemble, gather (together), collect, muster, call together, draw up, line up, align, array, organize, group, arrange, deploy, position, order, dispose; mobilize …   Thesaurus of popular words

  • enté en point — adjective also enté en pointe |en.ˌtāˌenˈpȯint Etymology: French 1. heraldry : constituting or occupying a point used of a coat marshaled with two or more others that are conjoined by impalement or quartering the arms of Spain include León and… …   Useful english dictionary

Share the article and excerpts

Direct link
Do a right-click on the link above
and select “Copy Link”