Translation of "enlist" - English-Spanish dictionary


verb uk /ɪnˈlɪst/ us

to join the armed forces

They both enlisted (in the navy) a year before the war broke out.

formal to ask for and get help or support from someone

reclutar, conseguir
We enlisted some people to help prepare the food.
The organization has enlisted the support of many famous people in raising money to help homeless children.
enlistment noun uk /-mənt/ us

(Translation of “enlist” from the Cambridge English-Spanish Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)


verb /inˈlist/

to join an army etc

My father enlisted on the day after war was declared.

to obtain the support and help of

reclutar; conseguir ayuda
He has enlisted George to help him organize the party.

to obtain (support and help) from someone

They enlisted the support of five hundred people for their campaign.

(Translation of “enlist” from the PASSWORD English-Spanish Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)