Translation of "engage" - English-Russian dictionary


verb [ T ] uk /ɪnˈɡeɪdʒ/ us formal

to interest someone in something and keep them thinking about it

привлекать внимание, занимать
The debate about food safety has engaged the whole nation.
EMPLOY formal

to employ someone

[ + to do sth ] I have engaged a secretary to deal with all my paperwork.

(Translation of “engage” from the Cambridge English–Russian Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)