1. [ noun ] (law) a law officer having duties similar to those of a sheriff in carrying out the judgments of a court of law
Synonyms: marshall
Related terms: lawman air_marshal hickock
2. [ verb ] arrange in logical order

"marshal facts or arguments"

Related terms: arrange
3. [ verb ] make ready for action or use
Synonyms: mobilize mobilise summon

"marshal resources"

Related terms: gather mobilization mobilization
4. [ verb ] (military) place in proper rank; of military troops
Related terms: situate put
5. [ verb ] lead ceremoniously, as in a procession
Related terms: usher
6. [ noun ] Last name, frequency rank in the U.S. is 10460
7. [ noun ] (in some countries) a military officer of highest rank
Synonyms: marshall
Related terms: commissioned_military_officer Saxe field_marshal baron_hugh_caswall_tremenheere_dowding bomber_harris duc_d'elchingen military
Similar spelling:   marshals