Synonyms of enlist in English:



  • 1 he had enlisted in the Royal Engineers
    join up; join, enrol in, sign up for, volunteer for
    British archaic take the King's shilling
    [Antonyms] leave
  • 2 he was enlisted in the army
    recruit, call up, enrol, sign up; mobilize, raise, muster, rally, hire, employ, take on, engage, conscript; North Americandraft, induct
    historical press, press-gang
    archaic levy, list
    [Antonyms] discharge
  • 3 he has enlisted the help of a friend
    obtain, engage, win, get, procure, secure
    [Antonyms] spurn
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