Enlist

  • 21enlist — I (New American Roget s College Thesaurus) v. volunteer, sign up, enroll, recruit, draft, muster, press [into service], impress. See warfare, compulsion. II (Roget s IV) v. 1. [To enroll others] Syn. engage, hire, retain, reserve, call up, sign… …

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  • 22enlist — en·list || ɪn lɪst v. draft into military service; voluntarily join the military; voluntarily join a cause …

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  • 23enlist — 1) inlets 2) listen …

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  • 24enlist — verb enrol or be enrolled in the armed services. ↘engage (a person or their help). Derivatives enlistee noun enlister noun enlistment noun …

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  • 25enlist — I. v. a. 1. Enroll, register, record, list. 2. Engage, induce to serve, secure the assistance of. 3. Engage for military or naval service, enroll in the army or navy, recruit. II. v. n. 1. List, enroll one s self. 2. Embark, engage, pledge one s… …

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  • 26enlist — verb 1) he enlisted in the scouts Syn: join up with, join, enroll in, sign up for, volunteer for 2) he was enlisted in the army Syn: recruit, call up, enroll, sign up; conscript; draft …

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  • 27enlist — v 1.(usu. in reference to military service) enroll, sign up, Inf. join up; volunteer, volunteer for the draft. 2.(in reference to military service) draft, impress, press, recruit, induct, levy, conscript, conscribe, Archaic. list, muster in, Naut …

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  • 28enlist — en·list …

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  • 29enlist — verb 1) he enlisted in the Royal Engineers Syn: join up, enrol, sign up, volunteer, register 2) he was enlisted in the army Syn: recruit, call up, enrol, sign up, conscript, mobiliz …

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  • 30enlist — /ɛnˈlɪst / (say en list), /ən / (say uhn ) verb (i) 1. to engage for military or naval service by enrolling after mutual agreement. 2. to enter into some cause, enterprise, etc. –verb (t) 3. to engage for military or naval service. 4. to secure… …

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  • 31enlist —   Komo no ka makemake …

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  • 32enlist — To enter one of the armed services other than as a commissioned officer. In the popular sense, to enter the service voluntarily …

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  • 33enlist — v. 1 intr. & tr. enrol in the armed services. 2 tr. secure as a means of help or support. Phrases and idioms: enlisted man US a soldier or sailor below the rank of officer. Derivatives: enlister n. enlistment n …

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  • 34enlist employees in a labor union — index organize (unionize) Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …

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  • 35enlist in a labor union — index organize (unionize) Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …

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  • 36enlist in one's service — index engage (hire) Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …

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  • 37enlist jurors — index empanel Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …

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  • 38enlist with — index combine (act in concert) Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …

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  • 39enlist the aid of science —    to undergo cosmetic surgery    The scientist removes wrinkles, causes superfluous hair to vanish, implants it where it is scarce, etc.:     A few years ago when my hair began to recede I enlisted the aid of science. (I. Murdoch, 1978) …

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  • 40re-enlist — (v.) also reenlist, 1828, from RE (Cf. re ) back, again + ENLIST (Cf. enlist). Related: Re enlisted; re enlisting …

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