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Wordnet 3.0

VERB (3)

1. join the military;

2. hire for work or assistance;
- Example: "engage aid, help, services, or support"
[syn: engage, enlist]

3. engage somebody to enter the army;
[syn: enlist, draft, muster in]


The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

Enlist \En*list"\, v. t. [imp. & p. p. Enlisted; p. pr. & vb. n. Enlisting.] 1. To enter on a list; to enroll; to register. [1913 Webster] 2. To engage for military or naval service, the name being entered on a list or register; as, to enlist men. [1913 Webster] 3. To secure the support and aid of; to employ in advancing interest; as, to enlist persons in the cause of truth, or in a charitable enterprise. [1913 Webster]
The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

Enlist \En*list"\, v. i. 1. To enroll and bind one's self for military or naval service; as, he enlisted in the regular army; the men enlisted for the war. [1913 Webster] 2. To enter heartily into a cause, as if enrolled. [1913 Webster]
WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006):

enlist v 1: join the military 2: hire for work or assistance; "engage aid, help, services, or support" [syn: engage, enlist] 3: engage somebody to enter the army [syn: enlist, draft, muster in] [ant: discharge, muster out]
Moby Thesaurus II by Grady Ward, 1.0:

90 Moby Thesaurus words for "enlist": affiliate, affiliate with, alternate, associate, bring, call up, carry, combine, come into, commandeer, conscript, cover, creep in, decide, detach, detach for service, determine, dispose, do a hitch, do a stint, do a tour, do time, draft, employ, engage, enroll, enter, fill in for, gather, get, get into, get to do, go into, have a go, have tenure, hire, hold office, impress, inaugurate, incline, induce, induct, influence, initiate, install, instate, interest in, invest, join, join up, keep a watch, lead, league with, levy, list, lure, make available, mobilize, muster, muster in, obtain, ordain, organize, press, procure, prompt, raise, re-up, recruit, reenlist, register, relieve, retain, secure, serve time, sign on, sign up, sneak in, spell, spell off, summon, sway, take out membership, take turns, take up membership, team up with, team with, tempt, time off, volunteer