Synonyms of recruit


1. recruit, military recruit, enlisted man

usage: a recently enlisted soldier

2. recruit, enlistee, newcomer, fledgling, fledgeling, starter, neophyte, freshman, newbie, entrant

usage: any new member or supporter (as in the armed forces)


1. enroll, inscribe, enter, enrol, recruit, register

usage: register formally as a participant or member; "The party recruited many new members"

2. recruit, engage, enlist

usage: seek to employ; "The lab director recruited an able crew of assistants"

3. recruit, levy, raise, enlist, draft, muster in

usage: cause to assemble or enlist in the military; "raise an army"; "recruit new soldiers"

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Definition and meaning of recruit (Dictionary)