Synonyms of enlist in English:

enlist


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See Spanish definition of reclutar

verb

1‘he had enlisted in the Royal Engineers’

SYNONYMS
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’

SYNONYMS
recruit, call up, enrol, sign up
mobilize, raise, muster, rally, hire, employ, take on, engage, conscript
North American draft, induct
historical press, press-gang
archaic levy, list
ANTONYMS

discharge

3‘he has enlisted the help of a friend’

SYNONYMS
obtain, engage, win, get, procure, secure
ANTONYMS

spurn