|part of speech:
||engaged, engages, engaging
||to make a set of things start to work by fitting them together.
Use the lever to engage the gears.
||to get or use the service of someone; hire.
The company engaged ten new workers.
- employ, hire
- discharge, dismiss
- similar words:
- book, charter, contract, enroll, sign up
||to involve yourself in something; to take part in.
You should engage in more activities on the weekends.
||act, battle, compete, distract