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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

Promise to marry. Also: To be involved in an activity.

Usage examples (38)
  • This is the real secret of life - to be completely engaged with what you are doing in the here and now. And instead of calling it work, realize it is play.
  • The engaged couple
  • engaged columns
  • The carpenter engaged (or employed) for the job is sick for more
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