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Synonyms for manpower
ˈmænˌpaʊ ərman·pow·er

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. work force, workforce, manpower, hands, mennoun

    the force of workers available

    Synonyms:
    work force, workforce, hands, custody, men

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  1. List of paraphrases for "manpower":

    human, workforce, labour, staff, staffing, talents, labor, manning, personnel, talent

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How to use manpower in a sentence?

  1. Ezra Sakawa:

    We have little manpower to deal with an outbreak of such magnitude.

  2. Prime Minister David Cameron:

    I am determined to prioritize the resources we need to combat the terrorist threat because protecting the British people is my number one duty, this is a generational struggle that demands we provide more manpower to combat those who would destroy us and our values.

  3. Richard Branson:

    Every team next year will be working hard to beat each other and all that manpower, finance and energy will produce breakthroughs and make a big difference to normal battery-driven cars.

  4. Klaus Froehlich:

    If I need to get to a ratio of 50:50 within five years, I need to get manpower equivalent to another 15,000 to 20,000 people from partnerships with suppliers and elsewhere.

  5. Christopher Lee Cornell:

    I don't know if enough manpower is the right word, look, there are lots of threats out there, criminal threats, counter-intelligence-based threats, cyber threats and terrorism threats. And we have to identify those highest priority threats and focus the resources. There is a finite number of resources and we have to focus those resources on those threats.

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