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1 the act or state of being engaged to be married
  • the fun couple recently announced their engagement

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2 an agreement to be present at a specified time and place
  • a lifelong practice of marking all of my engagements on a weekly calendar

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3 the state of being provided with a paying job
  • his engagement as a caddie at the golf club was his first work experience

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The first known use of engagement was in 1601

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engage in conversation



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“Engagement.” Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 27 Oct. 2021.

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