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engage

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  • verbhire for job, use
  • verboccupy oneself; engross
  • verbpromise to marry
  • verbstart a fight; attack
  • verbinterconnect; bring into operation
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Synonyms for engage

verb hire for job, use
  • employ
  • enlist
  • appoint
  • bespeak
  • book
  • charter
  • commission
  • contract
  • enroll
  • ink
  • lease
  • place
  • prearrange
  • rent
  • reserve
  • retain
  • secure
  • bring on board
  • come on board
  • put on
  • sign on
  • sign up
  • take on
  • truck with

Antonyms for engage

  • shun
  • cancel
  • dismiss
  • fire
  • free
  • give
  • let go
  • lose
  • reject
  • spend
  • banish
  • break off
  • break up
  • decline
  • defuse
  • discharge
  • disconnect
  • eject
  • expel
  • give up
  • oust
  • refuse
  • release
  • surrender
  • yield
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.

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absorb

verb. occupy complete attention

agree

verb. be in unison, assent with another

agreed

verb. be in unison, assent with another

appeal

verb. attract, interest

appealed

verb. attract, interest

appeals

verb. attract, interest
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.
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