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to have weight or effect

The meaning of the word militate is to have weight or effect.

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pecuniaryconsisting of or measured in money
unconscionableshockingly unfair or unjust
militiaa part of the organized armed forces of a country liable to call only in emergency
high-flownexceedingly or excessively high or favorable
expenditurethe act or process of expending
plightto put or give in pledge : engage
arcadea long arched building or gallery
acuitykeenness of perception
conglomeratemade up of parts from various sources or of various kinds