Engaged

  • (adj): Reserved in advance.
    Synonyms: booked, set-aside
    See also — Additional definitions below

Some articles on engaged:

Coprophilia
... sadomasochism clubs found that 18.2% had engaged in coprophilia 3% as a sadist, 6.1% as a masochist, and 9.1% as both ... In a separate article analyzing 12 men who engaged in bestiality, an additional analysis of an 11-man subgroup revealed that 6 had engaged in ...
Cleveland Steamer
... sadomasochism clubs found that 18.2% had engaged in coprophilia 3% as a sadist, 6.1% as a masochist, and 9.1% as both ... In a separate article analyzing 12 men who engaged in bestiality, an additional analysis of an 11-man subgroup revealed that 6 had engaged in coprophilic behavior, compared with only 1 in the ...
List Of Polysemes
... can variously mean a verb to act, a noun for an activity, or nouns for those engaged in the activity, the result of the activity, or the place or time of the ...
Clement Wilks - Early Days
... After being engaged for a short time on the Paris to Saint-Germain-en-Laye railway, which opened in 1837, he went to England and was articled to Sir Charles Fox ... He then returned to England and was engaged to work with Mr ... In 1850 he was engaged in superintending the construction of various public buildings in London, under the direction of the Society for Improving the Dwellings of the ...
List Of Hollyoaks Characters (1995–96) - Julie Matthews
... She was the girlfriend of Tony Hutchinson and was later engaged to him although she left him at the altar ... a job at Gnosh Village by Tony and later become engaged to him ... She later discovered Tony was also engaged to Izzy Davies ...

More definitions of "engaged":

  • (adj): Involved in military hostilities.
    Example: "The desperately engaged ships continued the fight"
  • (adj): Having services contracted for.
    Example: "The carpenter engaged (or employed) for the job is sick"
  • (adj): (of facilities such as telephones or lavatories) unavailable for use by anyone else or indicating unavailability; ('engaged' is a British term for a busy telephone line).
    Example: "Receptionists' telephones are always engaged"
    Synonyms: busy, in use
  • (adj): Having ones attention or mind or energy engaged.
    Example: "Deeply engaged in conversation"
    Synonyms: occupied
  • (adj): Built against or attached to a wall.
    Example: "Engaged columns"
  • (adj): (used of toothed parts or gears) interlocked and interacting.
    Example: "The gears are engaged"
    Synonyms: meshed, intermeshed

Famous quotes containing the word engaged:

    It is queer to contemplate how many people there are in any community who labor under the hallucination that if one is engaged in any occupation different from their own, that they are just having a good time, with no possible hardships to encounter.
    Caroline Nichols Churchill (1833–?)

    I am engaged to Concord and my own private pursuits by 10,000 ties, and it would be suicide to rend them.
    Henry David Thoreau (1817–1862)

    Hatred, for the man who is not engaged in it, is a little like the odor of garlic for one who hasn’t eaten any.
    Jean Rostand (1894–1977)