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

 

enrol

 verb
verb
BrE BrE//ɪnˈrəʊl//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ɪnˈroʊl//
 
(especially US English enroll) [intransitive, transitive]Verb Forms present simple I / you / we / they enrol
BrE BrE//ɪnˈrəʊl//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ɪnˈroʊl//
 
(especially US English) present simple I / you / we / they enroll
BrE BrE//ɪnˈrəʊl//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ɪnˈroʊl//
 
he / she / it enrols
BrE BrE//ɪnˈrəʊlz//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ɪnˈroʊlz//
 
(especially US English) he / she / it enrolls
BrE BrE//ɪnˈrəʊlz//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ɪnˈroʊlz//
 
past simple enrolled
BrE BrE//ɪnˈrəʊld//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ɪnˈroʊld//
 
past participle enrolled
BrE BrE//ɪnˈrəʊld//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ɪnˈroʊld//
 
-ing form enrolling
BrE BrE//ɪnˈrəʊlɪŋ//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ɪnˈroʊlɪŋ//
 
Teaching and learning, Access to education
 
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to arrange for yourself or for somebody else to officially join a course, school, etc. You need to enrol before the end of August. (British English) to enrol on a course (North American English) to enroll in a course enrol somebody The centre will soon be ready to enrol candidates for the new programme. More Like This Consonant-doubling verbs bob, club, dub, grab, rub, sob, throb kid, nod, pad, plod, prod, shred, skid, thud beg, blog, bug, drag, drug, flag, hug, jog, log, mug, nag, plug bar, confer, infer, occur, prefer, refer, star, stir, transfer acquit, admit, allot, chat, clot, commit, jut, knit, pat, regret, rot, spot, submit (in British English:) appal, cancel, channel, control, counsel, enrol, equal, excel, fuel, fulfil, label, level, marvel, model, pedal, quarrel, signal, travelSee worksheet. See related entries: Teaching and learning, Access to education Word Origin late Middle English (formerly also as inroll): from Old French enroller, from en- ‘in’ + rolle ‘a roll’ (names being originally written on a roll of parchment).