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English definition of “engagement”

engagement

noun [C] (ARRANGEMENT TO MEET)   /ɪnˈɡeɪdʒ·mənt/
an arrangement to do something or meet someone at a particular time and place: We have a dinner engagement Thursday. The Dance Theatre of Harlem began a two-week engagement at the Kennedy Center. The governor has numerous speaking engagements (= arrangements to give formal speeches) next month.
(Definition of engagement noun (ARRANGEMENT TO MEET) from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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