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British English: /ɪnˈɡeɪdʒm(ə)nt/
, /ɛnˈɡeɪdʒm(ə)nt/
American English: /ɪnˈɡeɪdʒmənt/
, /ɛnˈɡeɪdʒmənt/

Translation of engagement in French:


  • 1 [formal] (appointment)
    (for performer, artist) engagement (m)
    official ou public engagement
    obligation (f) officielle
    I have a dinner engagement tomorrow evening
    j'ai un dîner demain soir
  • 2 (before marriage) to break off one's engagement
    rompre ses fiançailles
  • 3 (Military) (initial skirmish)
    engagement (m) (with avec)
    (battle) combat (m) (with avec)
    the rules of engagement
    les règles d'engagement
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