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engaging

engaging

adjective

: very attractive or pleasing in a way that holds your attention

Full Definition of ENGAGING

:  tending to draw favorable attention or interest :  attractive <an engaging smile>
en·gag·ing·ly \-ˈgā-jiŋ-lē\ adverb

Examples of ENGAGING

  1. <movie stars often have an engaging aura that is hard to describe>
  2. <a movie with an engaging story that will hold your interest for a couple of hours>

First Known Use of ENGAGING

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