Definition of enumerate verb from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary

 

enumerate

 verb
verb
BrE BrE//ɪˈnjuːməreɪt//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ɪˈnuːməreɪt//
 
Verb Forms present simple I / you / we / they enumerate
BrE BrE//ɪˈnjuːməreɪt//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ɪˈnuːməreɪt//
 
he / she / it enumerates
BrE BrE//ɪˈnjuːməreɪts//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ɪˈnuːməreɪts//
 
past simple enumerated
BrE BrE//ɪˈnjuːməreɪtɪd//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ɪˈnuːməreɪtɪd//
 
past participle enumerated
BrE BrE//ɪˈnjuːməreɪtɪd//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ɪˈnuːməreɪtɪd//
 
-ing form enumerating
BrE BrE//ɪˈnjuːməreɪtɪŋ//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ɪˈnuːməreɪtɪŋ//
 
 
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enumerate something (formal) to name things on a list one by one She enumerated the main points. Let me enumerate the benefits for you. They were asked to enumerate the factors that had influenced their choice Word Origin early 17th cent.: from Latin enumerat- ‘counted out’, from the verb enumerare, from e- (variant of ex-) ‘out’ + numerus ‘number’.
See the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary entry: enumerate