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adjective engaged pronunciation in British English /ɪnˈɡeɪdʒd/
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  1. 1
    formal involved in doing something
    engaged in: Her team knew they were engaged in work of great importance.
  2. 2
    if two people are engaged, they have formally agreed to get married
    How long have you been engaged?
    engaged to: She’s engaged to someone she met at work.
    become/get engaged: We got engaged about this time last year.


a fashion trend in which people intentionally wear ordinary, inexpensive, widely-available clothing

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a flower or small bunch of flowers worn on the lapel of a jacket on special occasions

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