A hostile meeting of opposing military forces in the course of a war:
— He lost his romantic ideas about war when he got into a real engagement.
Dutch: duel, gevecht, kamp, slag, treffen, tweegevecht, tweekamp, worsteling
A meeting arranged in advance.
Dutch: afspraak, afspraakje, akkoord
A mutual promise to marry.
Dutch: engagement, verloving
Polish: zaręczyny, zrękowiny
The act of giving someone a job.
Dutch: arbeidsproces, tewerkstelling
Employment for performers or performing groups that lasts for a limited period of time.
Dutch: boeken, engagement, voorbespreking
The act of sharing in the activities of a group:
— The teacher tried to increase his students' engagement in class activities.
Dutch: betrokkenheid, deelname, deelneming, engagement, geëngageerdheid, participatie
Roget 625: pass one's time in, employ one's time in, spend one's time in; employ oneself in, employ oneself upon; occupy oneself with, concern oneself with; make it one's business etc. n.; undertake etc. 676; ... show more
Moby thesaurus: Olympic games, Olympics, absorbed attention, absorption, action, affair, affiance, agreement, allurement, alternation, application, appointment, arrangement, assignation, association, attempt, banns, banns of matrimony, bargain, battle ... show more.
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