Militia in a Sentence  🔊

Definition of Militia

a military force of trained and organized civilians who may be called to duty

Examples of Militia in a sentence

The militia was assigned to assist the police until the National Guard troops arrived.  🔊

To rid their country of a dictator, a group of rebels organized a militia to overthrow the tyrant.  🔊

The governor has called upon the militia to assist families relocating during the hurricane evacuation.  🔊

In the small town, the militia is often called in to help search for escaped prisoners.  🔊

The country’s unofficial militia is referred to as the People’s Army.  🔊

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