What does engaging mean?

Definitions for engaging
ɛnˈgeɪ dʒɪŋen·gag·ing

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. engaging, piquant(adj)

    attracting or delighting

    "an engaging frankness"; "a piquant face with large appealing eyes"


  1. engaging(Adjective)

    That engages the attention; engrossing, interesting; enthralling.

    I found the first of the Harry Potter books a very engaging read.

  2. engaging(Adjective)

    Charming; attractive, especially of a manner or behaviour.

    Beauty, of course, and a bright, engaging personality u2014 or at least the ability to fake one u2014 are prerequisites for entering the Miss World competition.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Engaging

    of Encage

  2. Engaging

    of Engage

  3. Engaging(adj)

    tending to draw the attention or affections; attractive; as, engaging manners or address


  1. Engaging

    Winning; attractive; pleasing.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of engaging in Chaldean Numerology is: 8

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of engaging in Pythagorean Numerology is: 1

Examples of engaging in a Sentence

  1. Monetary Affairs Commissioner Pierre Moscovici:

    The government has also been engaging more constructively on the issue of privatisations. There are also promising signals on the reform of gas markets.

  2. Andres Ramirez:

    The Democratic Party has been engaging in a very aggressive and intensive campaign to make sure that Latinos are educated about the process, we've engaged with partners through a very aggressive voter registration campaign to ensure that Latinos who want to participate are registered and can participate in the process.

  3. Gossip Girl:

    It’s a movie that’s completely fun and you don’t know what’s going to happen until the last possible moment, it’s a fun movie to watch because it’s thrilling and engaging, but the characters are so over-the-top and fun that it’s sort of comedic too.

  4. Kellyanne Conway:

    If you had told me three years ago that it would come to this, I wouldn't have believed it... I don't think I could have imagined a president, any president, engaging in this sort of conduct.

  5. Christian Schaeffer:

    Immediately after Kai started showing signs of health decline two weeks ago our team made every effort to save his life, including bloodwork testing, ultrasounds, x-rays, and engaging external specialists and submitting diagnostic samples to outside university veterinary laboratories, after the veterinary team administrated hours of critical care, including providing him oxygen, medicine and x-ray testing, Kai's condition continued to decline. We made the extremely difficult decision to humanely euthanize Kai ensuring he would pass peacefully.

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