Part of speech:
To share some of the properties of something else:
To attract and hold the interest of, as by beauty or wit.
To engage the services or labor of for pay; hire
To release from something that holds fast, connects, or entangles.
To hire, or arrange in advance for the services of, by paying a retainer
To endure; accommodate:
To captivate completely; fascinate.
To engage the attention of; to awaken interest in; to excite emotion or passion in, in behalf of a person or thing.
To envelop completely; to surround; to cover; to hide; to involve in darkness or obscurity.
To engage in or as if in battle.
To enter into conflict with
To assault is defined as to cause harm to someone, to threaten harm, or to try and cause harm.
The definition of interlock is to be linked or joined with something by having parts overlapping, criss-crossed or fitted together.
To fit in, to come together.
To connect intricately
Hire is defined as to employ, or to get services for payment.
To rent is to pay for the temporary use of something.
(Archaic) To deprive of the ability to escape or move, usually by the power of a look. Used of serpents.
The definition of attack is to make an attempt to hurt someone or something (physically or verbally), to destroy someone or something, to impact someone or something in a dangerous manner, or to forcibly take someone or something.
To fight is defined as to participate in a physical or verbal disagreement, or to face something and struggle through it.
The definition of betrothed is someone who is engaged to be married.
Pledged to marry; betrothed:
An appointment to meet, esp. one made secretly by lovers, or the meeting itself; tryst; rendezvous
A mutual promise to marry; an engagement:
A marriage or wedding
The meeting itself
To grant or concede:
Arrest is defined as the act of taking a person into custody for legal purposes.
(Obs.) To promise to marry
To fasten together the printed pages of (a book) and enclose them within a protective cover
To record in a book; list
To rush somebody.
To tend or lead (to an effect); contribute
To engage (a person) or invest (money, etc.) in an enterprise
To write out in large letters of a kind once used for legal documents
To involve in a complicated situation or in circumstances from which it is difficult to disengage:
In real property, to pass upon or into; of litigation, to file or present to the court—for example, to enter an appearance into the record; of a contract, to enter into it means to sign or execute it.
To invest (funds) in such a way that they cannot easily be converted into cash.
The definition of participate is to take part in an activity.
The definition of persuade is to convince someone to do or think something.
To accept as a prospective member of such an organization.
To commit oneself by a promise to do or give; pledge:
To guarantee payment of (a loan, for example).
To undertake is defined as to manage funerals and burials.
To dismiss is defined as to send someone away, or to disregard an idea or treat something as unworthy of consideration.
To undergo the release of stored energy or electric charge.
To relieve of care or suffering:
Oust is defined as to get rid of something or someone.
To force to leave a country or place by official decree; exile:
To expel is defined as to force something or someone out, or to kick someone out of a social club, school or other group.
To sever or interrupt the connection of or between:
To make less dangerous, tense, or hostile.
To do away with; wipe out; abolish, withdraw, etc.
To refuse to accept socially; avoid having social contact with:
To pass over or skip from (a record set by a record changer) without playing
To yield (oneself) to any influence, emotion, passion, or power.
To produce a return for effort or investment:
(Intransitive, idiomatic) To show emotion, to grieve or be concerned about something or someone.
To acquire or incur:
To occupy a particular relation to:
To grant as by favour; to bestow in concession, or in compliance with a wish or request.
To gain possession of by prior right or opportunity, especially to settle on (public land) so as to obtain the right to buy before others.
To cause to be busy or in use
Meet is defined as to come face to face with, be there when someone or something arrives, or to be introduced.
To assume an obligation
To elicit or arouse (a reaction or emotion, for example):
To plug in (an electrical cord or device) to an outlet.
Operate is defined as to perform a function or medical procedure.
To lease or hire something by charter.
Prosecute is defined as to have a criminal case against someone, or to pursue or keep doing something.
To wage is to conduct or carry on a campaign against something.
To drive away by setting a fire.
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