(noun, verb)


1. a law officer having duties similar to those of a sheriff in carrying out the judgments of a court of law

Similar word(s): marshall

Definition categories: person, lawman

2. (in some countries) a military officer of highest rank

Similar word(s): marshall

Definition categories: person


1. place in proper rank

- marshal the troops

Definition categories: motion, lay, place, pose, position, put, set

2. arrange in logical order

- marshal facts or arguments

Definition categories: contact, arrange

3. make ready for action or use

- marshal resources

Similar word(s): mobilise, mobilize, summon

Definition categories: change, collect, garner, gather

4. lead ceremoniously, as in a procession

Definition categories: motion, show, usher