Children's, Intermediate and Advanced Online English Dictionary & Thesaurus

Comprehensive
Dictionary Suite
Help
Help
Help
 
Advanced Dictionary    
Display options
 
Lookup History
induct

in·duct

induct

 
pronunciation:
ihn duhkt
features:
Word Combinations (verb), Word Parts
part of speech: transitive verb
inflections: inducted, inducting, inducts
definition 1: to install in an office or position, esp. through a formal ceremony.
synonyms:
inaugurate, install, instate
similar words:
crown, enthrone, invest
definition 2: to admit or bring in as a member; initiate.
synonyms:
admit, initiate
similar words:
introduce
definition 3: to enlist or draft as a member of a military service.
synonyms:
conscript, draft, enlist
similar words:
enroll, impress, press, sign up
Word CombinationsSubscriber feature About this feature
Word PartsSubscriber feature About this feature