What does engaging mean?

Definitions for engaging
ɛnˈgeɪ dʒɪŋen·gag·ing

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word engaging.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. engaging, piquant(adj)

    attracting or delighting

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

Wiktionary

  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

Freebase

  1. Engaging

    Winning; attractive; pleasing.

How to pronounce engaging?

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How to say engaging in sign language?

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Numerology

  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. Mickey Chang:

    ( GTA) is a fun way of engaging people with different viewpoints to discuss, since you can have up to 30 strangers on a server that may not know much about Hong Kong.

  2. Dan Reed:

    It's pretty much what you'd expect them to say, they obviously haven't seen it, and I'm not engaging with the substance of what they're saying.

  3. Joseph Dunford:

    We're engaging now with a number of countries to see if we can put together a coalition that would ensure freedom of navigation both in the Straits of Hormuz and the Bab al-Mandab, and so I think probably over the next couple of weeks we'll identify which nations have the political will to support that initiative and then we'll work directly with the militaries to identify the specific capabilities that'll support that.

  4. Dick Cheney, KCI Expo Center, June 1 2004:

    This nation will never go back to the false comforts of the world before 911. We are engaging the enemy as we must, in places like Iraq and Afghanistan, so we will not have to face them here at home.

  5. Adnan Adrian Wood-Smith:

    One of the things that has worsened this whole situation is a culture of acting emotionally and acting quickly, and we don't want to constantly be in reaction mode and engaging with the latest thing that Donald Trump says.

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