Cambridge Dictionaries online Cambridge Dictionaries online

The most popular online dictionary and thesaurus for learners of English

English definition of “involved”

See all translations

involved

adjective
 
 
/ɪnˈvɒlvd/
be/get involved (in/with sth) B2 to do things and be part of an activity or event: How did you get involved in acting?Taking part and getting involvedGetting involved for one's own benefit or against others' will
be/get involved with sb to have a sexual or romantic relationship with someone: She got involved with a boy from college.Taking part and getting involvedGetting involved for one's own benefit or against others' will
complicated: a long and involved storyComplexityDifficult to understand
(Definition of involved from the Cambridge Learners Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Add Cambridge dictionaries to your browser to your website

More Learner's Dictionary definitions for “involved”

Definitions of “involved” in other dictionaries

Word of the Day

illusion

an idea or belief that is not true

Word of the Day

Lies, lies, lies!

by Kate Woodford,
February 25, 2015
​​​ According to sociologists (=people who study the relationships between people living in groups), we are good at lying. As a species, we have developed a remarkable ability to deceive each other (= persuade each other that something false is true). Being able to say things that are not true can help with

Read More 

showrooming noun

February 23, 2015
the activity of examining a product in a physical store and then making the purchase with an online retailer Amazon’s new smartphone is specifically designed to make showrooming fast and easy.

Read More