Synonyms for recruit

Synonyms for (noun) recruit

Synonyms: recruit, enlistee

Definition: any new member or supporter (as in the armed forces)

Similar words: neophyte, newbie, newcomer, starter, fledgeling, fledgling, freshman, entrant

Definition: any new participant in some activity


Synonyms: recruit, military recruit

Definition: a recently enlisted soldier

Similar words: enlisted man

Definition: a male enlisted person in the armed forces

Synonyms for (verb) recruit

Synonyms: raise, recruit, levy

Definition: cause to assemble or enlist in the military

Usage: raise an army; recruit new soldiers

Similar words: draft, enlist, muster in

Definition: engage somebody to enter the army


Synonyms: recruit

Definition: seek to employ

Usage: The lab director recruited an able crew of assistants

Similar words: engage, enlist

Definition: hire for work or assistance

Usage: engage aid, help, services, or support


Synonyms: enrol, enroll, enter, inscribe, recruit

Definition: register formally as a participant or member

Usage: The party recruited many new members

Similar words: register

Definition: record in writing; enter into a book of names or events or transactions