What is another word for enlist?

321 synonyms found


[ ɛnlˈɪst], [ ɛnlˈɪst], [ ɛ_n_l_ˈɪ_s_t]

Synonyms for Enlist:

coax (verb) enroll (verb) persuade (verb) Other synonyms:

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Rhymes for Enlist:

  1. mist, midst, fist, resist, list, hissed, liszt, gist, missed, twist, wrist, persist, kissed, cyst, subsist;
  2. desist, insist, consist, assist, exist, dismissed;
  3. preexist, coexist, reminisced;

Quotes for Enlist:

  1. A person who doubts himself is like a man who would enlist in the ranks of his enemies and bear arms agains himself. He makes his failure certain by himself being the first person to be convinced of it. Ambrose Bierce.
  2. The anxiety of most parents in seeing their sons and daughters enlist does not lie only in the fear of the physical dangers they may encounter. William Lyon Mackenzie King.
  3. Looking back, I think we were all quite mature, surprisingly responsible. In earlier wars, boys of our age had just gone off to raise hell or enlist or both, but we stayed dutifully at our desks doing tomorrow's homework. John Knowles.

Idioms of Enlist:

  1. enlist ( oneself) for sth;
  2. enlist sm for sth;
  3. enlist( oneself) in sth;