attract; catch and hold attention
take part in; busy oneself with
hire; employ; get the right to use or occupy; reserve
be bound by a promise to marry
"She pursued many activities"
"They engaged in a discussion"
"Her interest in butterflies absorbs her completely"
"They hired two new secretaries in the department"
"How many people has she employed?"
"I'm retaining a lawyer"
"make sure the gear is engaged"
"Napoleon and Hitler waged war against all of Europe"
"engage aid, help, services, or support"
"We took an apartment on a quiet street"
"Let's rent a car"
"Shall we take a guide in Rome?"
"engaged the gears"
He would engage his soul for the reliability of all present.
出自： A. Fraser
I can engage for his honesty.
He engaged in a serious study of the problem.
他对这个问题进行了认真的研究。 be engaged in sth/v-ing
My family has been engaged in farming for generations.
I am engaged to Mr. Worthing,mama.
When did he become engaged to her?
He is engaged in a game of tennis.
He engages in a game of tennis every morning．