Translation of "engage" - English-Russian dictionary

engage

verb [ T ] uk us /ɪnˈɡeɪdʒ/ formal
INTEREST

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

to employ someone

нанимать
[ + 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)