Synonyms for engaged
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Agreed to be married.
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Industrious signifies zealously or habitually applying oneself to any work or business. Busy applies to an activity which may be temporary, industrious to a habit of life. We say a man is busy just now; that is, occupied at the moment with something that takes his full attention. It would be ridiculous or satirical to say, he is industrious just now. But busy can be used in the sense of industrious, as when we say he is a busy man. Diligent indicates also a disposition, which is ordinarily habitual, and suggests more of heartiness and volition than industrious. We say one is a diligent, rather than an industrious, reader of the Bible. In the use of the nouns, we speak of plodding industry, but not of plodding diligence. Compare ACTIVE; INDUSTRY.
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having ones attention or mind or energy engaged
"she keeps herself fully occupied with volunteer activities"; "deeply engaged in conversation"
involved in military hostilities
"the desperately engaged ships continued the fight"
booked, engaged, set-aside(p)adjective
reserved in advance
busy, engaged, in use(p)adjective
(of facilities such as telephones or lavatories) unavailable for use by anyone else or indicating unavailability; (`engaged' is a British term for a busy telephone line)
"her line is busy"; "receptionists' telephones are always engaged"; "the lavatory is in use"; "kept getting a busy signal"
engaged, meshed, intermeshedadjective
(used of toothed parts or gears) interlocked and interacting
"the gears are engaged"; "meshed gears"; "intermeshed twin rotors"
having services contracted for
"the carpenter engaged (or employed) for the job is sick"
built against or attached to a wall
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My fiance and her family drove from Riyadh to Mecca so that we could meet and it is on this day that we got engaged.
And we are actively engaged in an effort to do that. And I'm not going to share more here because of the obvious sensitivity of it. But we would like to get Paul Whelan and Trevor Reed home as soon as possible.
We were glad to see Ambassador Sullivan returned to Moscow and immediately engaged with representatives at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, these were the sorts of discussions and contacts we had hoped to see after the summit.
Just like they would take the opportunity to steal a womans purse or rob a bank or liquor store, who knows what drives that mentality. Its not like they walked in somewhere and engaged in a gunfight. Ron Hernandez speaks to reporters outside St. Francis Medical Center on Monday in Lynwood, Calif., where two Los Angeles County Sheriff's deputies are hospitalized after being shot. (AP Photo/Ashley Landis).
It is impossible for those who are engaged in low and grovelling pursuits to entertain noble and generous sentiments. Their thoughts must always necessarily be somewhat similar to their employments.
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- مخطوب, مخطوبة, خطبArabic
- сгоден, заетBulgarian
- forlovet, optagetDanish
- besetzt, verlobtGerman
- ocupado, comunicado, comprometidoSpanish
- varattu, kihloissa, kihloihinFinnish
- fiancé, engagé, fiancéeFrench
- fidanzata, impegnato, fidanzato, impegnataItalian
- 使用中, 婚約Japanese
- bezet, in gesprek, verloofdDutch
- narzeczony, narzeczonaPolish
- noivo, ocupado, contratadoPortuguese
- занятый, помолвленная, обручённый, обручённая, помолвленныйRussian
- förlovad, upptagenSwedish
- nişanlı, sözlü, meşgulTurkish
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