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engagement

Synonyms of engagement in English:

noun

  • 1 they broke off their engagement
    betrothal, betrothment, marriage contract
    archaic plighting of one's troth, espousal, affiance, affiancing, handfast
  • 2 he had a business engagement that morning
  • 3 some 80,000 workers were on more than a three-year engagement
  • 4 Britain's continued engagement in open trading
  • 5 his engagement as a curate
  • 6 all of his men were killed in an engagement at sea
    battle, fight, clash, confrontation, encounter, conflict, struggle, skirmish, affray, attack, assault, offensive;
    warfare, action, combat;
    informal dogfight, shoot-out, scrap
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