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adjective en·list·ed \in-ˈli-stəd, en-\

Definition of enlisted

  1. :  of, relating to, or constituting the part of a military or naval force below commissioned or warrant officers

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First Known Use of enlisted

1724


ENLISTED Defined for English Language Learners

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Definition of enlisted for English Language Learners

  • : serving in the armed forces in a rank below the rank of officers


ENLISTED Defined for Kids

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adjective en·list·ed \in-ˈli-stəd\

Definition of enlisted for Students

  1. :  serving in the armed forces in a rank below a commissioned officer or warrant officer



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