French translation of 'engage'
- (= capture)
- (= capture the attention of) [person, audience, reader]
- (= talk to)
to engage sb in conversation
engager la conversation avec qn
- (= employ)
- [sb's services]
mettre en marcheto engage the clutch [of vehicle]
- (military) [enemy]
engager le combat avec
Example Sentences Including 'engage'
I thought it simpler at the time not to engage in philosophical discussion.Dreams of Innocence
He bowed to her formally, took her arm as if they were to engage in some arcane waltz.Dreams of Innocence
The cameramen were standing under a tree, exchanging information as Teddy approached to engage them in conversation.The Serpent's Mark
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Translation of engage from the Collins English to French Dictionary