Die Übersetzung von "engage" - Englisch-Portugiesisch-Wörterbuch


verb uk /ɪnˈɡeɪdʒ/ us

A mainly UK formal to employ someone

I have engaged a secretary to deal with all my paperwork.
We’re engaging the services of a professional administrator.

A formal to interest someone in something and keep them thinking about it

The debate about food safety has engaged the whole nation.
If a book doesn’t engage my interest in the first few pages, I don’t usually continue reading it.

Phrasal Verb (n)

(Die Übersetzung von "engage" von Cambridge Englisch-Portugiesisch Wörterbuch © Cambridge University Press)