Definition of Engagement. Meaning of Engagement. Synonyms of Engagement

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Definition of Engagement

Engagement
Engagement En*gage"ment, n. [Cf. F. engagement.] 1. The act of engaging, pledging, enlisting, occupying, or entering into contest. 2. The state of being engaged, pledged or occupied; specif., a pledge to take some one as husband or wife. 3. 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. Religion, which is the chief engagement of our league. --Milton. 4. (Mil.) An action; a fight; a battle. In hot engagement with the Moors. --Dryden. 5. (Mach.) The state of being in gear; as, one part of a clutch is brought into engagement with the other part. Syn: Vocation; business; employment; occupation; promise; stipulation; betrothal; word; battle; combat; fight; contest; conflict. See Battle.

Meaning of Engagement from wikipedia

- An engagement or betrothal is the period of time between a marriage proposal and the marriage itself (which is typically but not always commenced with...
- This article uses the word engagement in a legal sense. An engagement letter defines the legal relationship (or engagement) between a professional firm...
- The Five-Year Engagement is a 2012 romantic comedy film written, directed, and produced by Nicholas Stoller. Produced with Judd Apatow and Rodney Rothman...
- Engagement is the relationship between two people who intend to marry. Engagement may also refer to: Engagement (diplomacy), public diplomacy, communication...
- Civic engagement or civic parti****tion is any individual or group activity addressing issues of public concern. Civic engagement includes communities...
- A Very Long Engagement (French: Un long dimanche de fian├žailles, "A long Sunday of engagement") is a 2004 French-American romantic film, co-written and...
- An engagement ring is a ring indicating that the person wearing it is engaged to be married, especially in Western cultures. A ring is presented as an...
- Community engagement is involvement and parti****tion in an organization for the welfare of the community. Volunteers actions, which involves giving personal...
- Rules of engagement (ROE) are the internal rules or directives military forces (including individuals) that define the cir****stances, conditions, degree...
- Rules of engagement are orders to military and security forces. Rules of Engagement may also refer to: Rules of Engagement (film), a 2000 military drama...