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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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To enlist new members. Also: A newcomer to a field or activity (e.g. enlisted member of the armed forces).

Usage examples (34)
  • What do the best college sports teams do? recruit the best players all the time!
  • Everything with Bill and his new vampire recruit is really funny.
  • Scout. com says the 4-star recruit is the 16th-best corner in the nation.
  • In contrast, private schools usually recruit from the surrounding environs. for more
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