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One entry found for engagement.
Main Entry: en·gage·ment
Pronunciation: in-primarystressgamacrj-mschwant
Function: noun
1 a : a promise to be present at a specified place and time b : employment especially for a stated time <the band had engagements in different towns>
2 : 1PLEDGE 5, obligation
3 a : the act of engaging : the state of being engaged b : an agreement to marry; also : the period during which one is pledged to be married
4 : the state of being meshed into a working arrangement in which one part drives another
5 : the state of being in conflict, opposition, or battle

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