Lord Kitchener: "I understand that General Botha refers not to commandeer or requisition notes, but only to actual receipts issued on the Treasury.
When we can get in touch with the commander at this section of the British forces, we might be able to commandeer some sort of wagon on which the machine can be packed, after we've taken it to pieces, and transported it to town.
And Chalon-sur-Saône, where the workpeoplecommandeer a convoy of artillery destined for the army of M.
The Emperor had already sent Cambronne on ahead with forty of his grenadiers to commandeer what horses and mules he could, as we were not able to bring many across from Porto Ferrajo.
Most likely what we'll commandeer will be trouble," grumbled Ivan.
Maybe we can commandeer three horses, or an automobile or something.
Rain continued all that day, and I was thankful to be able to commandeer three small houses for shelter for hospital and staff in the village.
They went to his place, and started in to commandeer all his stuff.
Even for that first supper, the marines and all others they could commandeer to help them were rushing about preparing things to the very top of their bent.
Further, General de Villiers was enjoined tocommandeer the Harrismith burghers anew.
They were compelled by it to prepare themselves for any emergency; and enjoined, in consequence, the landdrosts to instruct the commandants of all the districts of the two States to commandeer the burghers.
A fellow has to carry every blooming thing he's got, For whatever he lets fall they'll commandeer it.
Hanker ye after the fleshpots, commandeer ye not, but buy!
I was sent off on the same old bike to commandeer the first taxi I came across.
Masters and officers on motor bikes and “push” bikes were careering over the surrounding country to recall the cadets who had gone out on leave, and to commandeer every kind of vehicle capable of carrying the big sea-chests down to the river.
I shall pop in again and commandeer all these delightful young creatures of yours.
But it was never difficult for Miss Vivian to commandeer volunteer typists from the departments when her enormous correspondence appeared to her to require it.
The above list will hopefully give you a few useful examples demonstrating the appropriate usage of "commandeer" in a variety of sentences. We hope that you will now be able to make sentences using this word.