verb (used with object), en·gaged, en·gag·ing.
verb (used without object), en·gaged, en·gag·ing.
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OTHER WORDS FROM engageen·gag·er, noun
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Example sentences from the Web for engage
Crucially, the team engaged with critics rather than just dismissing them.Is a successful contact tracing app possible? These countries think so.|Charlotte Jee|August 10, 2020|MIT Technology Review
Keep your knees bent, your feet flat on the floor, and your core engaged.Prevent Overuse Climbing Injuries with These Exercises|Hayden Carpenter|August 8, 2020|Outside Online
People with good paying jobs like supervisors, managers, directors, and vice presidents do not normally engage in theft, drug deals, or gang activity.I’m a Black Republican, and I agree with AOC on the link between poverty and crime|jakemeth|August 1, 2020|Fortune
Some lawmakers feared that landlords would literally run tenants off of properties at gunpoint or engage other forms of extralegal self-help.
Food isn’t the only thing we share, but eating is a particularly good example of a shared activity because it’s necessary, and because we engage in it throughout our lives—unlike playing with blocks, perhaps.What we’ll lose if the pandemic puts an end to the sharing of food|Michal Lev-Ram, writer|July 19, 2020|Fortune
Then we all have to do our part to engage the officers and our community, and hold everyone accountable in the process.
The Millennial Action Project (MAP) seeks to engage young people in politics and give them more of a voice in governing.
Not that he ever planned to engage in the controversy directly.
Cook walked more slowly than most, stopping to engage with passersby who expressed their own frustration and support.
Such messages are unlikely to be beloved of secularists who prefer to scoff at the religious rather than engage with them.
He continued its sale, however, as a kingly monopoly, allowing only those to engage in it who paid him for the privilege.
We have other things to engage us now, but I sometimes think all is not gain that the march of progress brings.
I only engage that the engine shall be equal to a B. and Watt's 72-inch single, but it will be equal to a double 72-inch cylinder.
A ship will sail for the South Sea fishery in about five weeks, and will engage to take the whole of the engines.
In the instructions that may be given to Uville, it shall be stipulated on what terms he may engage one or two English workmen.