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verb recruit pronunciation in British English /rɪˈkruːt/
Word Forms
present tense
present participlerecruiting
past tenserecruited
past participlerecruited

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  1. 1
    [intransitive/transitive] to get someone to work in a company or join an organization
    We won’t be recruiting again until next year.
  2. 2
    [transitive] to get someone to help you to do something
    The church has recruited volunteers to help.


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