enroll

[ en-rohl ]
/ ɛnˈroʊl /

verb (used with object), en·rolled, en·rol·ling.

to write the name of (a person) in a roll or register; place upon a list; register: It took two days to enroll the new students.
to enlist (oneself).
to put in a record; record: to enroll the minutes of a meeting; to enroll the great events of history.
to roll or wrap up: fruit enrolled in tissue paper.
Nautical. to document (a U.S. vessel) by issuing a certificate of enrollment.

verb (used without object), en·rolled, en·rol·ling.

to enroll oneself: He enrolled in college last week.

QUIZZES

QUIZ YOURSELF ON THESE WORDS FROM BROWN GIRL DREAMING!

Visualize yourself passing this quiz on words from Jacqueline Woodson’s exquisite verse novel “Brown Girl Dreaming,” and then take the quiz to prove you can do it! (Because you can.)
Question 1 of 10
What does “barren” mean?
Also especially British, en·rol .

Origin of enroll

First recorded in 1300–50; Middle English enrollen, from Old French enroller. See en-1, roll

OTHER WORDS FROM enroll

en·roll·er, nounpre·en·roll, verbre·en·roll, verb
Dictionary.com Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2020

Example sentences from the Web for enroll