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Another word for engage

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Verb
  1. To obtain the use or services of

    See also:

    work

    get

  2. To cause to be set aside, as for one's use, in advance

    See also:

    get

  3. To assume an obligation

    See also:

    obligation

    agree

  4. To get and hold the attention of

      1. To engage or employ the attention or concentration of:
      2. To dwell or reside in (an apartment, for example).
      3. To take possession of by settlement or seizure
      1. To occupy or engage the interest of:
      2. To relate to or affect:
      3. To draw or hold within itself; include
    See also:

    excite

  5. To involve (someone) in an activity

    See also:

    participate

  6. To involve oneself in (an activity)

    Idioms:
    See also:

    participate

  7. To make busy

      1. To engage or employ the attention or concentration of:
      2. To employ, busy, or engage (oneself, one's attention, mind, etc.)
      3. To take up or fill up (space, time, etc.)
      1. To provide work to (someone) for pay:
      2. To devote (time, for example) to an activity or purpose:
      3. To keep busy or occupied; take up the attention, time, etc. of; devote
      1. To make busy; occupy:
    See also:

    action

  8. To cause to be busy or in use

    See also:

    used

    action

  9. To enter into conflict with

  10. To come or bring together and interlock

      1. To be in harmony, agreement, or accord
      2. To cause to work closely together; coordinate.
      3. To fit together effectively; be coordinated.
    See also:

    connect

Another word for engage

Verb
  1. To hire

      1. To hold over to a later time
      2. To set or cause to be set apart for a particular person or use:
      3. To keep back, as for future use or for a special purpose:
      1. To keep in a particular place or condition:
      2. To continue to practice, use, etc.
      3. To require (a student) to repeat a class or grade because of insufficient educational progress to advance.
      1. To acquire or incur:
      2. To become reduced in size or bulk; draw together; shrink; narrow; shorten
      3. To enter into by contract; establish or settle by formal agreement:
      1. To provide work and pay for
      2. To provide work to (someone) for pay:
      3. To devote (time, for example) to an activity or purpose:
    See also:

    rent

    hire

  2. To engross

    See also:

    fascinate

  3. To occupy

    See also:

    occupy

  4. To enter into conflict with

    See also:

    fight

    attack

  5. To enmesh, especially gears

      1. To connect intricately
      2. To unite by passing over and under each other; weave together
      3. (Intransitive) To cross one another as if woven together, as interlacing branches; to intertwine; to blend intricately.
      1. To be in harmony, agreement, or accord
      2. To cause to work closely together; coordinate.
      3. To fit together effectively; be coordinated.
      1. To connect together (parts of a mechanism, for example) so that the individual parts affect each other in motion or operation.
      2. To lock together; join with one another
      3. To fit together securely.
    See also:

    join

    fasten