Keywords: summons, conscription, draft, call up, summon, conscript

Sign Definition

As a Noun

  1. An order to come towards you, to approach you, or to come inside. English = summons.
  2. An order to come and see someone, particularly an official order to appear in court. English = summons.
  3. Officially making people in a particular country join the army, navy, or air force. English = conscription, draft, call up.

As a Verb or Adjective

  1. To order someone to come towards you, to approach you, or to come inside; to send for someone. English = summon.
  2. To be officially ordered to appear in court. English = (be) summonsed.
  3. To officially make people in a particular country join the army, navy, or air force. English = conscript, draft, call up.
  4. To select someone from out of a crowd or group to do some task which no one is willing to volunteer to do.