What does the word register mean?

Usage examples for register

  1. His Majesty had previously ordered the exclusion of this person; and finding this unlucky name again upon the custodian's register, he was angry beyond measure, believing that they had dared on both sides to disobey his orders. – The Project Gutenberg Memoirs of Napoleon Bonaparte by Bourrienne, Constant, and Stewarton
  2. He must get a copy of the social register, " Who's Who in American City," and he must get a history of his country, and learn about the Declaration of Independence, and what was the difference between a revolution that had happened a long time ago and one that was happening now. – 100%: The Story of a Patriot by Upton Sinclair
  3. " Commander," he announced, " I would like to register a formal protest with regard to the race." – Treachery in Outer Space by Carey Rockwell and Louis Glanzman