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noun involvement pronunciation in American English /ɪnˈvɑlvmənt/ 
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singularinvolvement
pluralinvolvements
  1. 1
    [countable/uncountable] the act of taking part in an activity, event, or situation

    In such military involvements we need to make sure that human rights violations do not occur.

    involvement of:

    The problem requires the active involvement of the local government.

    involvement with:

    Our involvement with this project started way back in 1989.

    involvement in:

    There is no evidence of his direct involvement in the bombing.

  2. 2
    [uncountable] the interest or enthusiasm that you feel for something
    involvement in/with:

    The reader needs to feel some involvement with the characters.

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