remilitarize


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re·mil·i·ta·rize

 (rē-mĭl′ĭ-tə-rīz′)
tr.v. re·mil·i·ta·rized, re·mil·i·ta·riz·ing, re·mil·i·ta·riz·es
To equip again for war.

re·mil′i·ta·ri·za′tion (-tər-ĭ-zā′shən) n.

remilitarize

(riːˈmɪlɪtəˌraɪz) or

remilitarise

vb
(Military) to militarize again; rearm after being disarmed

remilitarize


Past participle: remilitarized
Gerund: remilitarizing

Imperative
remilitarize
remilitarize
Present
I remilitarize
you remilitarize
he/she/it remilitarizes
we remilitarize
you remilitarize
they remilitarize
Preterite
I remilitarized
you remilitarized
he/she/it remilitarized
we remilitarized
you remilitarized
they remilitarized
Present Continuous
I am remilitarizing
you are remilitarizing
he/she/it is remilitarizing
we are remilitarizing
you are remilitarizing
they are remilitarizing
Present Perfect
I have remilitarized
you have remilitarized
he/she/it has remilitarized
we have remilitarized
you have remilitarized
they have remilitarized
Past Continuous
I was remilitarizing
you were remilitarizing
he/she/it was remilitarizing
we were remilitarizing
you were remilitarizing
they were remilitarizing
Past Perfect
I had remilitarized
you had remilitarized
he/she/it had remilitarized
we had remilitarized
you had remilitarized
they had remilitarized
Future
I will remilitarize
you will remilitarize
he/she/it will remilitarize
we will remilitarize
you will remilitarize
they will remilitarize
Future Perfect
I will have remilitarized
you will have remilitarized
he/she/it will have remilitarized
we will have remilitarized
you will have remilitarized
they will have remilitarized
Future Continuous
I will be remilitarizing
you will be remilitarizing
he/she/it will be remilitarizing
we will be remilitarizing
you will be remilitarizing
they will be remilitarizing
Present Perfect Continuous
I have been remilitarizing
you have been remilitarizing
he/she/it has been remilitarizing
we have been remilitarizing
you have been remilitarizing
they have been remilitarizing
Future Perfect Continuous
I will have been remilitarizing
you will have been remilitarizing
he/she/it will have been remilitarizing
we will have been remilitarizing
you will have been remilitarizing
they will have been remilitarizing
Past Perfect Continuous
I had been remilitarizing
you had been remilitarizing
he/she/it had been remilitarizing
we had been remilitarizing
you had been remilitarizing
they had been remilitarizing
Conditional
I would remilitarize
you would remilitarize
he/she/it would remilitarize
we would remilitarize
you would remilitarize
they would remilitarize
Past Conditional
I would have remilitarized
you would have remilitarized
he/she/it would have remilitarized
we would have remilitarized
you would have remilitarized
they would have remilitarized
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Verb1.remilitarize - militarize anew; "Should Japan be remilitarized?"
militarise, militarize - lend a military character to (a country), as by building up a military force; "militarize Germany again after the war"
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At that time, we can revisit the Iranian deal, remilitarize ourselves to counter Russian and Chinese aggression, protect Israel, and guarantee the American people that we will never again involve ourselves in another Sunni-Shia conflict.
They said the slumping GDP data was bad timing for Abe and his administration, who are experiencing an all-time low support rate from the public, hovering at around 30 percent, after ramming unconstitutional war bills through parliament recently without a public mandate, which could in theory allow the country to remilitarize and deploy troops borderlessly across the globe.
For example, Norwegian Defense Minister Ine Eriksen Soreide stated that she did not want to remilitarize the [Arctic] border, but "at the same time we do have, and want to have, situational awareness for our own country and the alliance.
He went on to cite the example of South Africa, where an attempt to demilitarize the police was followed by public call from people living in the slums to remilitarize them again.
Due to fears of Japanese occupation of the Aleutian Islands, coupled with Alaska's strategic location between the United States and Asia, Congress made the decision to remilitarize Alaska in 1940.
There appears to be in Japan this intense and growing desire, if the LPD retakes upper house in July, to rewrite the constitution to allow the country to remilitarize.
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