engagement

[ɪnˈɡeɪdʒmənt] [ɛnˈgeɪdʒmənt]

n. 订婚;约会;正式的承诺;交战

详细释义

源自:《新世纪英汉大词典》Collins外研社

  • 四级
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n. /ɪnˈɡeɪdʒmənt/

婚约

  • Announcing our engagement was a relief.

    宣布婚约让我们松了一口气。

  • I've broken off my engagement to Arthur.

    我已经解除了与阿瑟的婚约。

  • to break off your engagement

    解除婚约

订婚期间

(尤指出于商业或社交目的的)约会,约定

  • He had an engagement at a restaurant in Greek Street.

    他在希腊街的一家餐厅有个约会。

  • I have a number of engagements today.

    我今天有很多约会。

  • business-related social engagements

    与公事有关的社交约会

  • a social engagement

    社交约会

  • a previous engagement

    先前的约会

(政治家、公众人物等的)公开露面

  • The Queen was late for her first official engagement of the day.

    女王当天第一次正式公开露面迟到了。

  • It was Margaret Thatcher's first public engagement after moving into Downing Street.

    这是撒切尔夫人搬到唐宁街后首次公开露面。

  • He has a speaking engagement every night this week.

    他本周每晚都有一次演讲活动。

  • an official engagement

    正式的公开露面

  • a public engagement

    公开露面

  • a speaking engagement

    演讲活动

a professional engagement:受雇期;受聘期

  • Ellen's last professional engagement

    埃伦的最后一个受聘期

行动;战斗

雇用;聘请;受雇;受聘

  • He supported the engagement of Giulini.

    他支持聘请朱利尼。

密切关系;了解

  • They see engagement with others as a dangerous distraction from their own personal journey of self-discovery.

    他们把与他人的密切关系视为自我发现之旅的危险干扰。

常用短语

源自:《新世纪英汉大词典》Collins外研社

  1. to break off your engagement 解除婚约
  2. a social engagement 社交约会
  3. an official engagement 正式的公开露面

英英释义

n.
a hostile meeting of opposing military forces in the course of a war
a meeting arranged in advance
a mutual promise to marry
the act of giving someone a job
employment for performers or performing groups that lasts for a limited period of time
contact by fitting together
the act of sharing in the activities of a group

同反义词

同义词:

appointment involvement

词形变化

源自:《新世纪英汉大词典》Collins外研社

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