Thesaurus / engage


Crucially, the team engaged with critics rather than just dismissing them.
Keep your knees bent, your feet flat on the floor, and your core engaged.
People with good paying jobs like supervisors, managers, directors, and vice presidents do not normally engage in theft, drug deals, or gang activity.
Some lawmakers feared that landlords would literally run tenants off of properties at gunpoint or engage other forms of extralegal self-help.
Food isn’t the only thing we share, but eating is a particularly good example of a shared activity because it’s necessary, and because we engage in it throughout our lives—unlike playing with blocks, perhaps.
Most of them engage in commonly accepted forms of political activism.
This is new terrain for many, who find themselves unable to recognize neighbors and are unsure how to engage socially without using facial expressions.
Twice England appeared likely to engage in war with France—in 1844 and 1846—while Peel was in power.
The Dutch, who have retained in a debased form their own language, also engage largely in agriculture and viticulture.
The primitive Right, then, is a Right to engage in these employments.


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