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British English: /ɪnˈɡeɪdʒd/
, /ɛnˈɡeɪdʒd/
American English: /ɪnˈɡeɪdʒd/
, /ɛnˈɡeɪdʒd/

Translation of engaged in German:


  • 1 (to be married)
    be engaged [to be married] [to somebody] become or get engaged [to be married] [to somebody]
    sich [mit jemandem] verloben
  • 3 (occupied with business)
    be or have become engaged in something/in doing something
    mit etwas befasst od. beschäftigt sein/damit befasst od. beschäftigt sein, etwas zu tun
  • 4 (occupied or used by person)
    besetzt (Toilette, Taxi)
    the telephone [line]/number is engaged
    der [Telefon]anschluss/die Nummer ist besetzt
    you're always engaged
    bei dir ist immer besetzt
    engaged signal or tone (British English) (Telecommunications)
Definition of engaged in:
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