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Synonyms for engagement
ɛnˈgeɪdʒ mənt

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. battle, conflict, fight, engagement(noun)

    a hostile meeting of opposing military forces in the course of a war

    "Grant won a decisive victory in the battle of Chickamauga"; "he lost his romantic ideas about war when he got into a real engagement"

    Synonyms:
    conflict, fight, competitiveness, troth, fighting, booking, difference, struggle, mesh, interlocking, betrothal, battle, involution, difference of opinion, participation, employment, dispute, scrap, appointment, meshing, involvement, combat, date

    Antonyms:
    non-engagement, non-involvement, nonparticipation

  2. date, appointment, engagement(noun)

    a meeting arranged in advance

    "she asked how to avoid kissing at the end of a date"

    Synonyms:
    conflict, fight, troth, booking, employment, assignment, particular date, mesh, interlocking, appointment, battle, involution, participation, designation, escort, involvement, betrothal, day of the month, appointee, meshing, fitting, naming, date

    Antonyms:
    non-engagement, nonparticipation, non-involvement

  3. betrothal, troth, engagement(noun)

    a mutual promise to marry

    Synonyms:
    conflict, fight, troth, booking, involution, espousal, interlocking, battle, participation, employment, involvement, betrothal, appointment, meshing, mesh, date, plight

    Antonyms:
    non-engagement, nonparticipation, non-involvement

  4. employment, engagement(noun)

    the act of giving someone a job

    Synonyms:
    conflict, fight, troth, usage, booking, involution, mesh, interlocking, battle, work, employ, utilization, utilisation, participation, employment, involvement, betrothal, appointment, meshing, use, date, exercise

    Antonyms:
    non-involvement, nonparticipation, non-engagement

  5. engagement, booking(noun)

    employment for performers or performing groups that lasts for a limited period of time

    "the play had bookings throughout the summer"

    Synonyms:
    conflict, involution, troth, booking, mesh, interlocking, battle, participation, employment, involvement, betrothal, appointment, meshing, date, reservation, fight

    Antonyms:
    nonparticipation, non-involvement, non-engagement

  6. engagement, mesh, meshing, interlocking(noun)

    contact by fitting together

    "the engagement of the clutch"; "the meshing of gears"

    Synonyms:
    conflict, involution, troth, mesh topology, booking, meshwork, network, mesh, interlocking, battle, net, participation, employment, interlock, involvement, betrothal, appointment, meshing, date, fight

    Antonyms:
    non-involvement, non-engagement, nonparticipation

  7. engagement, participation, involvement, involution(noun)

    the act of sharing in the activities of a group

    "the teacher tried to increase his students' engagement in class activities"

    Synonyms:
    conflict, involution, exponentiation, troth, booking, elaborateness, amour, mesh, interlocking, battle, affaire, affair, enfolding, intricacy, liaison, participation, employment, involvement, betrothal, elaboration, interest, appointment, meshing, intimacy, date, fight

    Antonyms:
    nonparticipation, non-involvement, non-engagement

English Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. engagement

    Conflict is a general word which describes opponents, whether individuals or hosts, as dashed together. One continuous conflict between entire armies is a battle. Another battle may be fought upon the same field after a considerable interval; or a new battle may follow immediately, the armies meeting upon a new field. An action is brief and partial; a battle may last for days. Engagement is a somewhat formal expression for battle; as, it was the commander's purpose to avoid a general engagement. A protracted war, including many battles, may be a stubborn contest. Combat, originally a hostile encounter between individuals, is now used also for extensive engagements. A skirmish is between small detachments or scattered troops. An encounter may be either purposed or accidental, between individuals or armed forces. Fight is a word of less dignity than battle; we should not ordinarily speak of Waterloo as a fight, unless where the word is used in the sense of fighting; as, I was in the thick of the fight.

    Synonyms:
    action, affair, battle, bout, combat, conflict, contest, encounter, fight, passage of arms, skirmish, strife

    Antonyms:
    armistice, concord, peace, suspension of hostilities, truce

    Preposition:
    A battle of giants; battle between armies; a battle for life, against invaders; a battle to the death; the battle of (more rarely at) Marathon.

Complete Dictionary of Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. engagement

    Synonyms:
    promise, pledge, agreement

    Antonyms:
    release, liberation

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. engagement(n.)

    Synonyms:
    promise, stipulation, assurance, contract, pledge, obligation

  2. engagement(n.)

    Synonyms:
    employment, occupation, business, AVOCATION, calling, vocation

  3. engagement(n.)

    Synonyms:
    battle, conflict, combat, contest, action, fight, encounter, rencounter

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. engagement(n)

    Synonyms:
    betrothal, affiance, betrothment, contract, pledge, stipulation, promise, encounter, combat, fight, conflict, action

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How to use engagement in a sentence?

  1. Hannah Ann:

    You took away from me my first engagement, you took that away from me, because I trusted you.

  2. Paul Ryan:

    The president has been bringing members down and talking to members and closing the deal, this is so encouraging—we’ve never seen this kind of presidential engagement with our members before—President Trump and Vice President Pence are rolling up their sleeves.

  3. Michael Grenfell:

    We welcome the commitment we have received from Asda as well as the engagement from other supermarkets, and expect them all to ensure that their practices are not misleading and that shoppers are better informed.

  4. Prime Minister Ahmet Davutoglu:

    What we have received from Russia this morning is that this was a mistake and that they respect Turkey's borders and this will not happen again, turkey's rules of engagement apply to all planes, be they Syrian, Russian or from elsewhere. Turkey's armed forces are very clearly instructed. Necessary steps would be taken against whoever violates Turkey's borders, even if it's a bird.

  5. Invesco CEO Flanagan:

    It's literally decades of constant engagement and then you become an overnight success.


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