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I got involved because I wanted to help inspire more people to get off their butts and register and vote - not just in this election, but in every other election from now on, you know?
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Meaning of "register" in the English dictionary

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ETYMOLOGY OF THE WORD REGISTER

From Medieval Latin registrum, from Latin regerere to transcribe, from re- + gerere to bear.
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Etymology is the study of the origin of words and their changes in structure and significance.
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PRONUNCIATION OF REGISTER

register  [ˈrɛdʒɪstə] play
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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF REGISTER

noun
adjective
verb
adverb
pronoun
preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation
Register is a verb and can also act as a noun.
A noun is a type of word the meaning of which determines reality. Nouns provide the names for all things: people, objects, sensations, feelings, etc.

The verb is the part of the sentence that is conjugated and expresses action and state of being.

See the conjugation of the verb register in English.

WHAT DOES REGISTER MEAN IN ENGLISH?

Definition of register in the English dictionary

The first definition of register in the dictionary is an official or formal list recording names, events, or transactions. Other definition of register is the book in which such a list is written. Register is also an entry in such a list.


CONJUGATION OF THE VERB TO REGISTER

PRESENT

Present
I register
you register
he/she/it registers
we register
you register
they register
Present continuous
I am registering
you are registering
he/she/it is registering
we are registering
you are registering
they are registering
Present perfect
I have registered
you have registered
he/she/it has registered
we have registered
you have registered
they have registered
Present perfect continuous
I have been registering
you have been registering
he/she/it has been registering
we have been registering
you have been registering
they have been registering
Present tense is used to refer to circumstances that exist at the present time or over a period that includes the present time. The present perfect refers to past events, although it can be considered to denote primarily the resulting present situation rather than the events themselves.

PAST

Past
I registered
you registered
he/she/it registered
we registered
you registered
they registered
Past continuous
I was registering
you were registering
he/she/it was registering
we were registering
you were registering
they were registering
Past perfect
I had registered
you had registered
he/she/it had registered
we had registered
you had registered
they had registered
Past perfect continuous
I had been registering
you had been registering
he/she/it had been registering
we had been registering
you had been registering
they had been registering
Past tense forms express circumstances existing at some time in the past,

FUTURE

Future
I will register
you will register
he/she/it will register
we will register
you will register
they will register
Future continuous
I will be registering
you will be registering
he/she/it will be registering
we will be registering
you will be registering
they will be registering
Future perfect
I will have registered
you will have registered
he/she/it will have registered
we will have registered
you will have registered
they will have registered
Future perfect continuous
I will have been registering
you will have been registering
he/she/it will have been registering
we will have been registering
you will have been registering
they will have been registering
The future is used to express circumstances that will occur at a later time.

CONDITIONAL

Conditional
I would register
you would register
he/she/it would register
we would register
you would register
they would register
Conditional continuous
I would be registering
you would be registering
he/she/it would be registering
we would be registering
you would be registering
they would be registering
Conditional perfect
I would have register
you would have register
he/she/it would have register
we would have register
you would have register
they would have register
Conditional perfect continuous
I would have been registering
you would have been registering
he/she/it would have been registering
we would have been registering
you would have been registering
they would have been registering
Conditional or "future-in-the-past" tense refers to hypothetical or possible actions.

IMPERATIVE

Imperative
you register
we let´s register
you register
The imperative is used to form commands or requests.
NONFINITE VERB FORMS
Infinitive
to register
Past participle
registered
Present Participle
registering
Infinitive shows the action beyond temporal perspective. The present participle or gerund shows the action during the session. The past participle shows the action after completion.

WORDS THAT RHYME WITH REGISTER


agister
əˈdʒɪstə
agistor
əˈdʒɪstə
deregister
diːˈrɛdʒɪstə
enregister
ɪnˈrɛdʒɪstə
forester
ˈfɒrɪstə
lister
ˈlɪstə
magister
məˈdʒɪstə
manchester
ˈmæntʃɪstə
minister
ˈmɪnɪstə
misregister
ˌmɪsˈrɛdʒɪstə
mister
ˈmɪstə
Mr
ˈmɪstə
oyster
ˈɔɪstə
preregister
priːˈrɛdʒɪstə
reregister
riːˈrɛdʒɪstə
Rochester
ˈrɒtʃɪstə
sister
ˈsɪstə
twister
ˈtwɪstə
vista
ˈvɪstə
winchester
ˈwɪntʃɪstə

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE REGISTER

regionally
register mark
register office
register ton
registerable
registered
registered charity
registered company
registered disabled
Registered General Nurse
registered handicapped
registered name
registered nurse
registered office
registered post
registered share
registered shareholder
registered stocks
Registered Trademark
registerer

WORDS THAT END LIKE REGISTER

administer
assister
at-risk register
Bannister
barrister
blister
canister
cash register
demister
deputy minister
faster
finance minister
foreign minister
glister
health minister
kid sister
klister
prime minister
real-estate register
sinister
stepsister

Synonyms and antonyms of register in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

SYNONYMS OF «REGISTER»

The following words have a similar or identical meaning as «register» and belong to the same grammatical category.
synonyms of register

Translation of «register» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF REGISTER

Find out the translation of register to 25 languages with our English multilingual translator.
The translations of register from English to other languages presented in this section have been obtained through automatic statistical translation; where the essential translation unit is the word «register» in English.

Translator English - Chinese

登记簿
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

registro
570 millions of speakers

English

register
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

रजिस्टर
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

سِجِلّ
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

журнал
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

registro
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

আঞ্চলিক
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

registre
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Serantau
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

Register
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

登録簿
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

등록
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Wilayah
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

sổ sách
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

மண்டல
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

स्थानिक पातळीवर
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

bölgesel
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

registro
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

rejestr
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

реєстр
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

registru
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

μητρώο
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

registreer
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

register
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

register
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of register

TRENDS

TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «REGISTER»

The term «register» is very widely used and occupies the 832 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «REGISTER» OVER TIME

The graph expresses the annual evolution of the frequency of use of the word «register» during the past 500 years. Its implementation is based on analysing how often the term «register» appears in digitalised printed sources in English between the year 1500 and the present day.

Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about register

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10 QUOTES WITH «REGISTER»

Famous quotes and sentences with the word register.
1
Florence Ellinwood Allen
It will take a long time for women's effect on politics to register so that we may properly appraise it.
2
Nicholson Baker
You can register a political objection in a number of ways.
3
Jello Biafra
I got involved because I wanted to help inspire more people to get off their butts and register and vote - not just in this election, but in every other election from now on, you know?
4
Joey Bishop
Today you can go to a gas station and find the cash register open and the toilets locked. They must think toilet paper is worth more than money.
5
Charles M. Blow
The first memory I have in the world is of death and tears. That is how I would mark the beginning of my life: the way people mark the end of one. My family had gathered at Papa Joe's house because Mam' Grace was slipping away, only I didn't register it that way. For some reason I thought that it was her birthday.
6
David Blunkett
I said it's impossible to have an amnesty without ID cards and a clean database, because you firstly don't have any incentives for people to actually come up front and register, and make themselves available, and secondly you have no means of tracking them.
7
Gary Cherone
I sing in a higher register, and you haven't heard that on the radio in years.
8
Nat King Cole
The sheriff is at the cash register, and if I don't get a hit soon, I don't know what I'll do.
9
Kid Cudi
I like What Goes Around Comes Around for old concert tees. Oh man, I got this 'Sgt. Pepper' cartoon Beatles shirt there; it was, like, $300. I didn't even know how much it cost - I thought it was gonna be, like, $80 at most - till I got to the register and was like, 'Oh mah gawd!' Good Lord. But it's classic vintage rock, you know?
10
Eliza Farnham
The human face is the organic seat of beauty. It is the register of value in development, a record of Experience, whose legitimate office is to perfect the life, a legible language to those who will study it, of the majestic mistress, the soul.

10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «REGISTER»

Discover the use of register in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to register and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
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The Boxing Register: International Boxing Hall of Fame ...
A fully illustrated and researched update to a classic reference guide includes entries for all of the inductees in the Boxing Hall of Fame through 2006, in an official record book that lists key facts and figures while providing numerous ...
James B. Roberts, Alexander G. Skutt, 2006
2
St. Paul's Parish Register: Stafford-King George Counties, ...
St. Paul's Parish, which occupies land in what is now King George County, was in Stafford County until 1777.
‎2009
3
Births, Deaths, and Sponsors, 1717-1778: From the Albemarle ...
Albemarle Parish was formed in 1738 and covered the southern portion of Surry County. It became part of Sussex County when that county was created from Surry County in 1753.
John Bennett Boddie, 1964
4
Register-based Statistics: Administrative Data for ...
How should administrative data be transformed to meet the statistical needs? Register-based Statistics offers readers a detailed account of the principles and practices of this increasingly popular area of statistics.
Anders Wallgren, Britt Wallgren, 2007
5
Niles' Weekly Register
Containing political, historical, geographical, scientifical, statistical, economical, and biographical documents, essays and facts: together with notices of the arts and manu factures, and a record of the events of the times.
Hezekiah Niles, William Ogden Niles, George Beatty, 1837
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Dimensions of Register Variation: A Cross-Linguistic Comparison
Douglas Biber's new book gives a linguistic analysis of register in four widely differing languages: English, Nukulaelae Tuvaluan, Korean, and Somali.
Douglas Biber, 1995
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Social Register, New York
Includes "Dilatory domiciles."
‎1920
8
Heaven's Register
Heaven's Register is your personal spiritual instruction book for you to live a spiritually enlightened life with the help of your own Guardian Angels, based on authentic Jewish Spiritual teachings of Sefer Shinuyim, the Book of Changes.
Reb Moshe, 2006
9
California Pioneer Register and Index, 1542-1848: Including ...
This compilation of genealogical and biographical sketches is extracted from the first five volumes of Bancroft's seven-volume History of California.
Bancroft, 2009
10
Register, Genre, and Style
This book describes the most important kinds of texts in English and introduces the methodological techniques used to analyse them.
Douglas Biber, Susan Conrad, 2009

10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «REGISTER»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term register is used in the context of the following news items.
1
Donald Trump bans Des Moines Register from Iowa campaign event
Donald Trump courted further controversy on Friday by banning the Des Moines Register from attending his Iowa campaign event Saturday, according to the ... «Politico, Jul 15»
2
Iowa Poll: Walker maintains popularity with 7-point lead
More than 70 percent of Iowa's likely GOP caucusgoers say it makes no difference in their support of any of them, the new Des Moines Register/Bloomberg ... «DesMoinesRegister.com, May 15»
3
Register to vote before time runs out - ex-Doctor Who
Ex-Doctor Who actor Christopher Eccleston has joined politicians and celebrities urging people to register to vote ahead of the midnight deadline. People should ... «BBC News, Apr 15»
4
FCC's net neutrality rules published in Federal Register
The new net neutrality rule of the U.S. Federal Communications Commission was published over the weekend to the Federal Register, the daily journal of U.S. ... «PCWorld, Apr 15»
5
Election 2015: Can registration drive help turnout?
Campaigners are putting on a series of events encouraging people to register to vote ahead of May's general election. Amid concerns about the number of ... «BBC News, Feb 15»
6
Long Beach Register stops publishing
Freedom launched the Long Beach Register in August 2013 and the Los Angeles Register in April amid heavy marketing campaigns for the daily newspapers. «Los Angeles Times, Dec 14»
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Register parent company Freedom Communications announces …
Freedom Communications, which owns the Register and the Press-Enterprise in Riverside, is cutting 100 positions and eliminating unprofitable publications ... «OCRegister, Dec 14»
8
Register names new publisher
Newsroom, advertising, marketing and circulation executives of the Register and the Freedom-owned Press-Enterprise in Riverside will report to Mirman, ... «OCRegister, Oct 14»
9
Monday is the last day to register to vote in Georgia
Monday is the state's voter registration deadline. Your best bet if you want to register? Use the information below and register online. Rather fill out a paper ... «Atlanta Journal Constitution, Oct 14»
10
Register headquarters sold
Local developer Michael Harrah has purchased the Orange County Register's Santa Ana headquarters for $27 million, Register publisher Aaron Kushner said ... «OCRegister, Sep 14»

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« EDUCALINGO. Register [online]. Available <https://educalingo.com/en/dic-en/register>. Feb 2020 ».
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