If you are not pre-engaged, therefore, I would gladly tell you what is on my mind.
Were they not Arthurs people, pre-engaged to their own pastor?
She always had a nosegay for the German, and a partner who had pre-engaged her.
I told them I was pre-engaged, and endeavoured to apologise.
Is this story about pre-engaged affections merely a got up thing, to try the force of my attachment for her?
Early in the morning, he and Mr. Lincoln went to the balll-alley to play at "fives;" but the alley was pre-engaged.
Berths for four would be pre-engaged in the sleeping-car attached to the regular midnight train for Baltimore.
Pretensions to a pre-engaged heart are very generally repaid with dislike.'
Then came the still more torturing fear—agony let me call it—lest she was pre-engaged.
There was a note in her voice now which commanded even Sophy's pre-engaged attention.