It falls to subtler, simpler technologies to recruit the mass populace into the war against global warming.
[Ex-family member] Paul Watkins described for me how Manson would send him out to recruit young girls.
It should instead be: Which kind of members will it recruit?
The Republican Party needed to recruit a lot of volunteers and Election Day workers, but it only needed them for a few days.
In April of this year, the FBI tried to recruit a member of the Guantanamo defense team as an informant.
After a while the recruit forgets all, and is as ignorant as any veteran.
If the recruit will not obey, it is the duty of the drill officer to report him to the instructor.
A recruit, arriving one night as a replacement, got there just in time for a heavy strafing that the Germans were delivering.
Let me introduce a friend—Mr. Elsmere—and if you will have him, a recruit for your work.
He was a recruit and knew nothing about airplanes or their workings.
1630s, "to strengthen, reinforce," from French recruter (17c.), from recrute "a levy, a recruit" (see recruit (n.)). Sense of "to enlist new soldiers" is attested from 1650s; of student athletes, from 1913. Related: Recruited; recruiting.
"military reinforcement, one of a newly raised body of troops," 1640s, from recruit (v)., replacing earlier recrew, recrue; or from obsolete French recrute, alteration of recreue "a supply," recrue "a levy of troops" (late 16c.), Picardy or Hainault dialect variant of recrue "a levy, a recruit," literally "new growth," from Old French recreu (12c.), past participle of recreistre "grow or increase again," from re- "again" (see re-) + creistre "to grow," from Latin crescere "to grow" (see crescent). "The French word first appeared in literary use in gazettes published in Holland, and was disapproved of by French writers in the latter part of the 17th c." [OED]. The French word also is the source of Dutch recruut, German Recrut, Swedish rekryt.