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The meaning of Engagement


Engagement – definition


A formal agreement to get married.

Usage examples:

She'd broken off her engagement to paul

An arrangement to do something or go somewhere at a fixed time.

Usage examples:

A dinner engagement

The action of engaging or being engaged.

Usage examples:

Britain's continued engagement in open trading

A fight or battle between armed forces.

Usage examples:

The war's most significant engagements were fought to keep these sea lanes open

An arrangement to do something or meet someone at a particular time and place

Usage examples:

We have a dinner engagement thursday., the dance theatre of harlem began a two-week engagement at t…

An arrangement to do something, or to be somewhere

Usage examples:

A speaking/public engagement he is currently out of town on a speaking engagement., a prior/previou…

Engagement translation into English

Engagement: translate from English into Chinese

Translate engagement into Chinese (Simplified)}
订婚, 婚约, 约会, 定亲, 决战

Engagement: translate from English into Dutch

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Verloving, Engagement, Verbintenis, Verplichting, Afspraak, Gevecht, Indienstneming, Treffen, Betrekking

Engagement: translate from English into French

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Engagement, Fiançailles, Enclenchement, Combat, Accrochage, Contrat, Travail, Promesse, Obligations, Rendez-vous

Engagement: translate from English into German

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Engagement, Verlobung, Verpflichtung, Gefecht, Ineinandergreifen, Verabredung, Kampf, Verlöbnis

Engagement: translate from English into Hindi

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सगाई, कार्य, मंगनी, काम, व्यवसाय, पेशा, वाग्दान, वादा, वचनबद्धता, वचनबन्ध

Engagement: translate from English into Italian

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Fidanzamento, Impegno, Assunzione, Appuntamento, Scontro, Reclutamento

Engagement: translate from English into Korean

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약혼, 교전, 맞물림, 계약, 약속, 고용, 연대성, 대전, 일

Engagement: translate from English into Russian

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Помолвка, Зацепление, Обязательство, Включение, Бой, Занятие, Ангажемент, Приглашение, Встреча, Стычка, Дело, Обручальный, Свидание

Engagement: translate from English into Spanish

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Compromiso, Contrato, Contratación, Combate, Noviazgo, Acción, Cita, Obligación, Deberes, Paso a, Noviazo

Word origin

early 17th century (in the general sense ‘a legal or moral obligation’): French, from engager ‘to pledge’ (see engage).

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