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1. recruit

verb. ['rəˈkruːt, rɪˈkruːt, riːˈkruːt'] register formally as a participant or member.

Synonyms

  • enrol
  • unionise
  • muster in
  • matriculate
  • enter
  • enlist
  • register
  • inscribe
  • draft
  • unionize

Antonyms

  • last
  • experienced
  • bore
  • fall

Etymology

  • recruter (French)

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2. recruit

verb. ['rəˈkruːt, rɪˈkruːt, riːˈkruːt'] seek to employ.

Synonyms

  • enlist

Antonyms

  • demobilization
  • unfledged

Etymology

  • recruter (French)

3. recruit

noun. ['rəˈkruːt, rɪˈkruːt, riːˈkruːt'] a recently enlisted soldier.

Synonyms

  • yard bird
  • sprog
  • enlisted man
  • yardbird
  • military recruit
  • Black and Tan

Antonyms

  • get off
  • unplug
  • detach
  • end

Etymology

  • recruter (French)

4. recruit

noun. ['rəˈkruːt, rɪˈkruːt, riːˈkruːt'] any new member or supporter (as in the armed forces).

Synonyms

  • newcomer
  • freshman
  • starter
  • entrant
  • fledgling
  • newbie
  • enlistee
  • neophyte

Antonyms

  • clock out
  • file out
  • undock
  • pop out

Etymology

  • recruter (French)

5. recruit

verb. ['rəˈkruːt, rɪˈkruːt, riːˈkruːt'] cause to assemble or enlist in the military.

Synonyms

  • raise
  • muster in
  • enlist
  • draft

Antonyms

  • precede
  • leave office
  • drop out
  • contraindicate

Etymology

  • recruter (French)

6. raw

adjective. ['ˈrɑː'] (used especially of commodities) being unprocessed or manufactured using only simple or minimal processes.

Synonyms

  • rude
  • unprocessed

Antonyms

  • strong
  • hard
  • old

Etymology

  • raw (Middle English (1100-1500))

7. raw

adjective. ['ˈrɑː'] having the surface exposed and painful.

Antonyms

  • humane

Etymology

  • raw (Middle English (1100-1500))

8. raw

adjective. ['ˈrɑː'] not processed or subjected to analysis.

Synonyms

  • crude

Antonyms

  • adorned
  • thick

Etymology

  • raw (Middle English (1100-1500))

9. raw

adjective. ['ˈrɑː'] not processed or refined.

Antonyms

  • rugged

Etymology

  • raw (Middle English (1100-1500))

10. raw

adjective. ['ˈrɑː'] not treated with heat to prepare it for eating.

Synonyms

  • rare
  • uncooked
  • underdone
  • half-baked

Antonyms

  • practical
  • partly
  • closeness
  • unsociability

Etymology

  • raw (Middle English (1100-1500))

Example sentences of the word raw-recruit


1. Noun Phrase
Although you'll be entering the service as a raw recruit, there are ways to earn a few stripes prior to entering BCT.

2. Noun Phrase
Attending basic training as a raw recruit doesn't make you a soldier -- at least until you complete it.

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