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 (as one's word) as security for a debt or cause

    :  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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