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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. Nathaniel Gleicher:

    The people behind this activity used fake accounts... to promote their content, increase engagement, and manage groups and pages, our investigation found that some of this activity was linked to individuals associated with the Myanmar military.

  2. Michael Froman:

    This pace of engagement is impressive, but shouldn't be surprising for what President Obama declared the 'defining partnership of the 21st century', our task is to build on our mutual interests, with mutual respect, and deliver on the promise of that partnership.

  3. Sinan Ulgen:

    So the troop deployment must happen right away, but the risk is that Turkey is being sucked into a military game where the only path is more engagement and escalation.

  4. Cassandra Szoeke:

    We wanted to be able to guide people on a common, in fact the most popular informal childcare option prevalent in our community, the aspects of social engagement hypothesized to be responsible for the benefits on cognition( positive mood, mental stimulation, increased activity) were highly relevant to activity as a grandparent.

  5. Lex Rieffel:

    The policy of engagement that the Obama administration adopted was helpful, it did more good than harm as opposed to the sanctions policy. (But) let's not attribute the changes in that country to U.S. policy.


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