Simple Definition of enroll
: to enter (someone) as a member of or participant in something
: to take (someone) as a member or participant
: to become a member or participant
Full Definition of enroll
1 : to insert, register, or enter in a list, catalog, or roll <the school enrolls about 800 pupils>
2 : to prepare a final perfect copy of (a bill passed by a legislature) in written or printed form
3 : to roll or wrap up
: to enroll oneself or cause oneself to be enrolled <we enrolled in the history course>
Examples of enroll
The college enrolls about 25,000 students.
They enrolled several volunteers for the study.
Variants of enroll
Origin of enroll
Middle English, from Anglo-French enrouler, from en- + rolle roll, register
First Known Use: 14th century
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