engagement

[ en-geyj-muhnt ]SEE DEFINITION OF engagement

EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR ENGAGEMENT

The breaking of Hope's engagement to Philip was attributed to every cause but the true one.

Mona had come this time to tell her of her engagement to Geoffrey Carter.

I was afraid you might not be excused in time to keep your engagement with me to-morrow evening.

Christmas was a merry day to all but the major, who did not like the engagement any better than before.

Sidney broke the news of her engagement to K. herself, the evening of the same day.

The announcement of Sidney's engagement was not to be made for a year.

If Carlotta would do that, what would she do when she learned of the engagement?

He had been sleeping badly since Sidney's announcement of her engagement.

It is very probable that Mrs. Pendarves may have helped to secure this engagement for Handel.

Judge, I had supposed you aware of an engagement between Helen and myself.

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