Definition of register
- a civil service register
First Known Use: 14th centurySee Words from the same year
He registered the birth of his child.
She registered her new car.
The car was registered under my name.
The company registered its trademark.
Only 32 cases of the disease have been registered.
Did you register to vote?
She is busy registering the students.
Roast the meat for two hours or until the meat thermometer registers 140 degrees.
an earthquake that registered 6.3 on the Richter scale
The team finally registered a victory after losing three games in a row.
First Known Use: 15th centurySee Words from the same year
: to record information about (something) in a book or system of public records
: to put your name on an official list
: to show or record (an amount, value, etc.)
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