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adjective as in recruited

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After signing on to the film, Moore enlisted the services of her 30 Rock costar Alec Baldwin to play her caring husband.

He turned a young girl into a hooker—and then enlisted his mother to cover up the evidence.

He was nearing the end of his sentence, but the woman enlisted Joplin to marry them before he was released.

Then, German troops enlisted by the Brits (Hessians) began to attack at Battle Pass, located in Prospect Park.

De Merode has enlisted a team of 32 international lawyers to work pro bono on the case.

A serjeant enlisted a recruit, who on inspection turned out to be a woman.

Lannes enlisted in the second battalion of the volunteers of Gers, and was at once elected sub-lieutenant by his fellow-citizens.

Her total Naval complement is 2200 officers and enlisted men of the regular Navy.

When but fifteen years old the future Marshal ran away from school and enlisted in the Conti regiment of infantry.

He was a favourite with the keepers of pot-houses, and had enlisted a strong body of porters and chairmen.


On this page you'll find 14 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to enlisted, such as: drafted, commissioned, engaged, enrolled, entered, and inducted.

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