Description: I was standing on the wharf at this place, watching the passengers embarking in a steamboat which preceded that whose coming we awaited, and participating in the anxiety with which a sergeant's wife was collecting her few goods together - keeping one distracted eye hard upon the porters, who were hurrying them on board, and the other on a hoopless washing-tub for which, as being the most ...
Description: recruit: [verb] to fill up the number of with new members : reinforce. to enlist as a member of an armed service. to increase or maintain the number of. to secure the services of : engage, hire. to seek to enroll.
DA: 24PA: 23MOZ Rank: 64
6. RECRUIT | meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary