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verb     recruit pronunciation in British English
/rɪˈkruːt/
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present tense
I/you/we/theyrecruit
he/she/itrecruits
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.

    1. a.
      to get someone to join the armed forces
  2. 2
    [transitive] to get someone to help you to do something
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