engage in

Definition of engage in

  1. 1 :  to do (something) At college she engaged in various sports. We don't engage in that sort of behavior.

  2. 2 :  to cause (someone) to take part in (something) She engaged him in conversation.

Word by Word Definitions

engageplay
  1. :  to offer (something, such as one's life or word) as backing to a cause or aim :  to expose to risk for the attainment or support of some end

    :  to entangle or entrap in or as if in a snare or bog

    :  to attract and hold by influence or power


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