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Engage (IPA: /ɛnˈɡeɪdʒ/)


Engage (v. t.)

To put under pledge; to pledge; to place under obligations to do or forbear doing something, as by a pledge, oath, or promise; to bind by contract or promise.

Engage (v. t.)

To gain for service; to bring in as associate or aid; to enlist; as, to engage friends to aid in a cause; to engage men for service.

Engage (v. t.)

To gain over; to win and attach; to attract and hold; to draw.

Engage (v. t.)

To employ the attention and efforts of; to occupy; to engross; to draw on.

Engage (v. t.)

To enter into contest with; to encounter; to bring to conflict.

Engage (v. t.)

To come into gear with; as, the teeth of one cogwheel engage those of another, or one part of a clutch engages the other part.

Engage (v. i.)

To promise or pledge one's self; to enter into an obligation; to become bound; to warrant.

Engage (v. i.)

To embark in a business; to take a part; to employ or involve one's self; to devote attention and effort; to enlist; as, to engage in controversy.

Engage (v. i.)

To enter into conflict; to join battle; as, the armies engaged in a general battle.

Engage (v. i.)

To be in gear, as two cogwheels working together.

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Engage Synonyms

Absorb, Occupy, Engross

Engage Synonyms

Affiance, Betroth, Plight

Engage Synonyms

Enlist

Engage Synonyms

Employ, Hire

Engage Synonyms

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Engage Synonyms

Hire, Charter, Rent, Lease, Take

Engage Synonyms

Operate, Lock, Mesh

Engage Synonyms

Prosecute, Pursue

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Engage Synonyms

Wage

Engage Rhymes

Age, Cage, Drage, Gage, Gaige, Gauge, Grage, Hage, Kage, Krage, Lage, Page, Paige, Rage, Sage, Schrage, Stage, Wage, Wrage

Assuage, Backstage, Bethpage, Engage, Enrage, Offstage, Onstage, Osage, Restage, Upstage

Disengage, Under-age


Spanish Translation

Engage in Spanish is Contratar

Tagalog Translation

Engage in Tagalog is Kasunduin

Example Sentence (Quote)

" Friends do not engage in sexual congress with each other's wives." - The Whole Nine Yards (film)

Example Sentence (Quote)

"I don't know how people who engage in that don't commit suicide" - Bertie Ahern

Example Sentence (Quote)

"I forgot that to rely on a train, in Blair's Britain, is to engage in a crapshoot with the devil." - Boris Johnson

Example Sentence (Quote)

" It's what I call mental masturbation , when you engage is some pointless intellectual exercise that has no possible meaning." - Linus Torvalds

Example Sentence (Quote)

"To know how scientists engage in visual imagery is to understand how they think creatively." - E. O. Wilson


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