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
enrolleeplay \in-rō-ˈlē, en-\ noun
enrollmentplay or less commonly
enrolment\in-ˈrōl-mənt, en-\ noun
Examples of enroll in a Sentence
The college enrolls about 25,000 students.
They enrolled several volunteers for the study.
Recent Examples of enroll from the Web
Kasich projected in 2013 that 447,000 would enroll at a cost of $13 billion by 2020.
Because the GOP proposals cut the tax people pay for not having insurance, the CBO estimates that far fewer people would enroll in coverage.
The Republican proposal does offer an exception for those with a drug addiction or mental illness,allowing them to enroll in Medicaid after mid-2018.
A national study last year of 21 other water agencies that offer subsidies found that 3 percent to 4 percent of ratepayers enroll in such programs, which would translate to between 7,500 and 10,000 customers in San Diego.
If a state chose to allow more people to enroll in Medicaid by increasing the income limit — and 31 states chose to do so — there was no initial cost to the state.
This was supposedly an oversight, and earlier today McConnell announced a new provision that after a certain date would lock new health insurance applicants out of the markets for six months, presumably encouraging them to enroll earlier.
First, the bill phases out the expansion of Medicaid programs in all states by 2019, meaning fewer people will be able to enroll in the program, and fewer services would be covered, said Lopez.
Some schools, such as the University of Montana, have dedicated robots for students who live several hours away and wouldn't be able to enroll in classes otherwise.
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Origin and Etymology of enroll
Middle English, from Anglo-French enrouler, from en- + rolle roll, register
First Known Use: 14th centurySee Words from the same year
ENROLL Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of enroll for English Language Learners
: 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
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