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English definition of “terms of engagement”

terms of engagement

noun [plural]    
HR, WORKPLACE the conditions that someone must agree to before they can be employed by an organization: Make sure the terms of engagement are clear with the volunteer.
the rules that people or organizations must follow when they deal with each other: Their mission is to write new terms of engagement between the UN and the World Bank.
(Definition of terms of engagement noun from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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