Spanish translation of 'engaged'
to be engaged (= busy) [seat, person] estar ocupado; (British) [toilet] estar ocupado
to be engaged in estar ocupado en ⧫ dedicarse a
what are you engaged in? ¿a qué se dedica Vd?
2. (British) (Telecommunications)
to be engaged estar comunicando or (Latin America) ocupado
to be engaged (to be married) estar prometido; [2 persons] estar prometidos ⧫ ser novios
they’ve been engaged for two years llevan dos años de relaciones formales
to get engaged prometerse (to con)
the engaged couple los novios
See engaged signal
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Example Sentences Including 'engaged'
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It seems to me the survey was an unqualified success, and suggests an engaged workforce.Times, Sunday Times (2015)
Do all of the above and you have an engaged workforce.Times, Sunday Times (2006)
It saw the light first and showed that a happy, engaged workforce is also a productive and profitable one.Times, Sunday Times (2008)
The best part is when I can see an engaged workforce, proud and highly energised by their results.Times, Sunday Times (2013)
Then wait for all the other tourists to arrive and have your first picture taken as an engaged couple.Times, Sunday Times (2006)
Yes, we may have more to think about than a straight engaged couple, but we also have more freedom.Times, Sunday Times (2010)
But there are a number of other factors to consider if you want an engaged and productive workforce.Times, Sunday Times (2006)
Is the engaged couple legally capable of marrying?Christianity Today (2000)
Trends of 'engaged'
Very Common. engaged is one of the 4000 most commonly used words in the Collins dictionary
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'engaged' in Other Languages
British English: engaged /ɪnˈɡeɪdʒd/ ADJECTIVE
Someone who is engaged in or on a particular activity is doing it or involved with it.
...the various projects he was engaged in.
- American English: engaged
- Arabic: مَشْغُول
- Brazilian Portuguese: envolvido
- Chinese: 使用中的
- Croatian: uključen u
- Czech: zapojený do činnosti
- Danish: optaget af
- Dutch: betrokken
- European Spanish: ocupado
- Finnish: kiireinen
- French: occupé
- German: beschäftigt mit
- Greek: δεσμευμένος
- Italian: occupato
- Japanese: 婚約している
- Korean: 바쁜
- Norwegian: opptatt
- Polish: zajęty
- European Portuguese: envolvido
- Romanian: implicat
- Russian: занятой
- Spanish: comprometido
- Swedish: upptagen
- Thai: มีส่วนร่วม
- Turkish: meşgul
- Ukrainian: зайнятий
- Vietnamese: mắc bận
Translation of engaged from the Collins English to Spanish Dictionary