Definition of engagement:
- An action; a fight; a battle.
- That which engages; engrossing occupation; employment of the attention; obligation by pledge, promise, or contract; an enterprise embarked in; as, his engagements prevented his acceptance of any office.
- The act of engaging, pledging, enlisting, occupying, or entering into contest.
- The state of being engaged, pledged or occupied; specif., a pledge to take some one as husband or wife.
- The state of being in gear; as, one part of a clutch is brought into engagement with the other part.
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- custody (part of speech: noun)
- confrontation (part of speech: noun)
- endeavor (part of speech: noun)
- promise (part of speech: noun)
- warfare (part of speech: noun)
- "A Forest Hearth: A Romance of Indiana in the Thirties", Charles Major.
- "The Grain Of Dust A Novel", David Graham Phillips.
- "Masters of the Wheat-Lands", Harold Bindloss.