- To enumerate is defined as to mention things one by one or to make clear the number of things.
An example of enumerate is when you list all of an author's works one by one.
enumerate definition by Webster's New World
enumerate definition by American Heritage Dictionary
transitive verb e·nu·mer·at·ed, e·nu·mer·at·ing, e·nu·mer·ates
- To count off or name one by one; list: A spokesperson enumerated the strikers' demands.
- To determine the number of; count.
Origin: Latin ēnumerāre, ēnumerāt-, to count out : ē-, ex-, ex- + numerus, number; see nem- in Indo-European roots.
- e·nuˌmer·aˈtion noun
- e·nuˈmer·aˌtive adjective
- e·nuˈmer·aˌtor noun