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enlist
American English: /ɪnˈlɪst/
, /ɛnˈlɪst/
British English: /ɪnˈlɪst/
, /ɛnˈlɪst/

Translation of enlist in Spanish:

intransitive verb

  • alistarse
    to enlist in something
    alistarse en algo

transitive verb

  • 1.1
    (soldiers/helpers/members)
    reclutar
    alistar
    (sailors)
    enrolar
    to enlist somebody in something
    conseguir el apoyo de alguien en algo
    1.2
    (support/aid)
    conseguir
    Example sentences
    • He ordered me to enlist Wallace's support for one of his regular press conferences.
    • In May 1982 Sharon he flew to Washington to enlist President Reagan's support.
    • Anyway I secured the bid and enlisted Alex's help cleaning up the school as well.
    Example sentences
    • We lost all contact, but as it happened we both enlisted in the armed services the moment we turned eighteen.
    • During the Civil War he enlisted in the Union army in the 20th Illinois Volunteer Infantry.
    • He survived the Great Depression and enlisted in the US Army when the Second World War broke out.

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