Definition of 'engagement'
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The engagement between business and government is less good. Times, Sunday Times (2016)But the question of how to judge the criteria for military engagement remains the most difficult. Times, Sunday Times (2017)If political engagement had been unsuccessful, the UK and its coalition allies would not have lost anything. Times, Sunday Times (2016)These have huge potential but will only succeed with proper funding and real engagement by ambitious businesses. Times, Sunday Times (2011)He spends as much time as possible speaking to people during royal engagements. The Sun (2013)Most diplomats are constantly trying to beat the clock to the next official engagement. The Bullet Catchers (1989)The subtext to all of this is political engagement. Times, Sunday Times (2015)The average period of engagement is three minutes. Times, Sunday Times (2009)There should be engagement between the two. Times, Sunday Times (2007)Why is employee engagement important to you? Times, Sunday Times (2012)It will come surprise if this engagement a marriage. The Sun (2016)You say that you have a few social engagements that require a blazer. Times, Sunday Times (2010)Now some of my favourite speaking engagements are in libraries. Times, Sunday Times (2010)It details how aides were asked to make the booking at the hotel alongside her official engagements. Times, Sunday Times (2011) Political engagement is second nature to us. Times, Sunday Times (2008)The prince of boring helicopters has carried out only two engagements since the new year. Times, Sunday Times (2016)Some companies are already leading the way with inspiring campaigns and employee engagement programs. Times, Sunday Times (2015)He could go on to do some speaking engagements. Times, Sunday Times (2009)Service dress is worn by the military for outside engagements when civilian members of the household are in lounge suits. AT HOME WITH THE QUEEN: The Inside Story of the Royal Household (2002)The royal engagement has boosted business. Times, Sunday Times (2010) People prefer engagement, which requires consistency. Christianity Today (2000)When you announce your marriage or engagement, most people greet the news with delight. Times, Sunday Times (2010)Also, having a high engagement with the people that work for them. Times, Sunday Times (2014)But a military engagement that fails to secure a political settlement within Afghanistan merely delays rather than resolves the problem. Times, Sunday Times (2010)The victim demands action, engagement, and remembering. Trauma and Recovery (1992)But the FA claim his absence will not be a regular occurrence and insist this is just due to a prior business engagement. The Sun (2013)
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Translations for 'engagement'
British English: engagement /ɪnˈɡeɪdʒmənt/ NOUN
An engagement is an arrangement that you have made to do something at a particular time.
He had an engagement at the restaurant at eight o'clock.
- American English: engagement
- Arabic: اِرْتِبَاط
- Brazilian Portuguese: compromisso
- Chinese: 约会
- Croatian: dogovor
- Czech: schůzka
- Danish: aftale
- Dutch: afspraak
- European Spanish: compromiso cita
- Finnish: tapaaminen meno
- French: rendez-vous
- German: Verabredung
- Greek: υποχρέωση
- Italian: appuntamento
- Japanese: 約束
- Korean: 약속
- Norwegian: avtale
- Polish: zobowiązanie
- European Portuguese: compromisso
- Romanian: angajament
- Russian: встреча
- Spanish: compromiso
- Swedish: arrangemang
- Thai: การหมั้น
- Turkish: randevu
- Ukrainian: зобов'язання
- Vietnamese: cuộc hẹn
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