Deploy - definition, pronunciation, transcription

Amer.  |dɪˈplɔɪ|  American pronunciation of the word deploy
Brit.  |dɪˈplɔɪ|  British pronunciation of the word deploy

verb

- place troops or weapons in battle formation
- to distribute systematically or strategically

The U.S. deploys its weapons in the Middle East

Examples

The troops were deployed for battle.

They plan to deploy more American soldiers over the next six months.

Two scientists were deployed to study the problem.

Both campaigns are deploying volunteers to the cities to encourage people to vote.

Equipment and supplies have been deployed across the country.

He deploys several arguments to prove his point.

Wait several seconds before deploying the parachute.

The boat's sails were not fully deployed.

The parachute failed to deploy properly.

Over 13,000 soldiers were deployed at strategic locations throughout the city.

The U.S. deploys its weapons in the Middle East

Word forms

verb
I/you/we/they: deploy
he/she/it: deploys
present participle: deploying
past tense: deployed
past participle: deployed
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