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English definition of “join”

join

verb (BECOME A MEMBER)    /dʒɔɪn/
A2 [I or T] to become a member of an organization: I felt so unfit after Christmas that I decided to join a gym. It's a great club. Why don't you join?Joining and leaving groups and organizations join the ranks to become one of a particular large group of people: When I leave school at the end of this month, I'll probably have to join the ranks of the unemployed.Joining and leaving groups and organizations
(Definition of join verb (BECOME A MEMBER) from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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