Definition of Militating

1. Verb. (present participle of militate) ¹



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Definition of Militating

1. militate [v] - See also: militate

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Militating

military spouse
military strength
military tactics
military time
military training
military tribunal
military uniform
military unit
military vehicle
military volunteer
militarylike
militarywise
militate
militated
militates
militating (current term)
militation
militations
militerisation
militerisations
militia
militialike
militiaman
militiamen
militias
militiate
militiawoman
militiawomen
militician
militicians

Literary usage of Militating

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1. The Living Age by Making of America Project, Eliakim Littell, Robert S. Littell (1849)
"... which prove the possibility of effects almost as strange, but not, like these, militating against the fundamental laws of botanical science. ..."

2. The Works of Laurence Sterne: With a Life of the Author by Laurence Sterne (1813)
"... in the character of my uncle Toby,—of characterizing the militating spirits of my country ;— the wound upon his groin is a wound to every comparison of ..."

3. Mores Catholici: Or, Ages of Faith by Kenelm Henry Digby (1894)
"But of this fearful union of all persecuting elements, the most calamitous result, as affecting the present condition of the just militating in the Church ..."

4. A Collection of the Political Writings of William Leggett: Selected and by William Leggett, Theodore Sedgwick (1840)
"... for dissolving the Union, not when any measure, militating against "the domestic institutions of the south," is effected ; but whenever it is proposed. ..."

5. Acts Passed by the General Assembly of Georgia by Georgia (1843)
"And be it further enacted by the authority aforesaid, That all laws and parts of laws militating against this act, are hereby repealed. ..."

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