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mobilize (v.)

1833 in the military sense of "prepare for active operation or taking the field;" 1838 as "render capable of movement;" 1846 as "bring into readiness or circulation," from French mobiliser, from mobile "movable" (see mobile (adj.)). Related: Mobilized; mobilizing.

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Definitions of mobilize from WordNet

mobilize (v.)
make ready for action or use;
Synonyms: mobilise / marshal / summon
mobilize (v.)
call to arms; of military personnel;
Synonyms: call up / mobilise / rally
mobilize (v.)
get ready for war;
Synonyms: mobilise
mobilize (v.)
cause to move around;
Synonyms: mobilise
From wordnet.princeton.edu