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Hasil cari dari kata atau frase: engaging(0.01069 detik)
Found 3 items, similar to engaging.
English → Indonesian (quick)
memesan tempat, meminang, mempertunangi, mengupah
English → English (WordNet)
adj : attracting or delighting; “an engaging frankness”; “a
piquant face with large appealing eyes” [syn: piquant]
English → English (gcide)
Encage \En*cage"\, v. t. [imp. & p. p. Encaged; p. pr. & vb.
n. Engaging.] [Pref. en- + cage: cf. F. encager.]
To confine in a cage; to coop up. --Shak.
Engage \En*gage"\, v. t. [imp. & p. p. Engaged; p. pr. & vb.
n. Engaging.] [F. engager; pref. en- (L. in) + gage pledge,
pawn. See Gage.]
1. To put under pledge; to pledge; to place under obligations
to do or forbear doing something, as by a pledge, oath, or
promise; to bind by contract or promise. “I to thee
engaged a prince's word.” --Shak.
2. To gain for service; to bring in as associate or aid; to
enlist; as, to engage friends to aid in a cause; to engage
men for service.
3. To gain over; to win and attach; to attract and hold; to
Good nature engages everybody to him. --Addison.
4. To employ the attention and efforts of; to occupy; to
engross; to draw on.
Thus shall mankind his guardian care engage. --Pope.
Taking upon himself the difficult task of engaging
him in conversation. --Hawthorne.
5. To enter into contest with; to encounter; to bring to
A favorable opportunity of engaging the enemy.
6. (Mach.) To come into gear with; as, the teeth of one
cogwheel engage those of another, or one part of a clutch
engages the other part.
Engaging \En*ga"ging\, a.
Tending to draw the attention or affections; attractive; as,
engaging manners or address. -- En*ga"ging*ly, adv. --
Engaging and disengaging gear or Engaging and disengaging machinery
, that in which, or by means of which, one part is
alternately brought into gear or out of gear with another
part, as occasion may require.