verb (used with object), in·volved, in·volv·ing.
- Archaic. to roll, surround, or shroud, as in a wrapping.
- to roll up on itself; wind spirally; coil; wreathe.
Origin of involve
SYNONYMS FOR involve
Examples from the Web for involvement
Did he denounce the involvement of organized crime in the abduction and disappearance of 43 students in the nearby city of Iguala?
In particular, it applies to immigrants who lost their U.S. citizenship after their involvement in World War II was discovered.Nazis, Sunscreen, and Sea Gull Eggs: Congress in 2014 Was Hella Productive|Ben Jacobs|December 29, 2014|DAILY BEAST
So your involvement with On the Town started while looking for a So You Think You Can Dance prize?Nigel Lythgoe on How to Save Reality TV, ‘On the Town,’ and ‘Brokeback Ballroom’|Kevin Fallon|October 22, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Involvement of people in the information they read,” wrote the Harvard professor Jonathan Zittrain, “is an important end itself.
An additional three were arrested in Armenia and four in Medellín for their involvement, according to ICE.Colombian Beauty Queen Arrested for Running Child Prostitution Ring|Jason Batansky|October 17, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Hathaway had told the truth when he had asserted that his own involvement was only one of many similar bargains.The Honorable Senator Sage-Brush|Francis Lynde
In eight of the rabbits there was involvement of the mucous membrane of the stomach or intestines or of both.The Toxicity of Caffein|William Salant
I mean, the involvement was very slight, and look how much involved you get just from meeting him once.Warren Commission (11 of 26): Hearings Vol. XI (of 15)|The President's Commission on the Assassination of President Kennedy
Both did their utmost to rouse the people against our involvement.Emma Goldman|Charles A. Madison
We shall be faithful to our treaty commitments, but we shall reduce our involvement and our presence in other nations' affairs.
British Dictionary definitions for involvement
Derived Formsinvolvement, nouninvolver, noun
Word Origin for involve
Idioms and Phrases with involvement
see get involved with.