- beschäftigt, verlobt
(1) Telephone lines to this Department are either engaged or ring endlessly.(2) This line was repeatedly engaged when we tried to call it this morning.(3) I spent a good hour or more phoning various listed police telephone numbers that were all constantly engaged .(4) Eight pairs of piers, each with an engaged column, were to articulate the lower portico, while the upper portico was to have had eight pairs of freestanding columns.(5) I am engaged to a wonderful man who is of another culture.(6) For the first 300-400 goes, I continually receive an engaged tone.(7) Learning communities provide these students with an opportunity to learn within a supportive community of engaged students and involved faculty.(8) Paul is engaged to marry Karen, who is the perfect woman.(9) Later, a student working on reception rang up repeatedly, but the telephone was always engaged .(10) Lila is still actively engaged in its charitable activities, though the media has not been reporting much.(11) The owners expect that one outcome will be a more creative, motivated, and engaged workforce.(12) We are both 21 and have been engaged for three years.(13) "You're a good friend, " she said watching the engaged couple.(14) This followed a survey of patients which found many had difficulties getting through on a dedicated results line, which was often engaged .(15) While he is gone, Mrs. Weston reveals to Emma that Frank Churchill and Jane Fairfax had been secretly attached and are now engaged !(16) I tried dialling the landline from my mobile - and got an engaged tone.
1. busy ::
2. betrothed ::
3. in use ::
7. capture ::
8. employ ::
9. contract ::
10. participate in ::
11. fight ::
12. interlock ::
13. wage ::
14. affiance ::
15. occupy ::
16. enlist ::
17. take ::
18. operate ::
19. pursue ::
Word Example from TV Shows
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I'm ENGAGED to somebody
that would point that out.
The Big Bang Theory Season 11, Episode 15
can look around, too.
The Big Bang Theory Season 5, Episode 10
- What, are they getting ENGAGED?
- I don't know.
The Big Bang Theory Season 4, Episode 22
I thought you gave it to her
the first time you got ENGAGED?
The Big Bang Theory Season 12, Episode 22
Well, we're ENGAGED
and it's kind of a big deal financially.
The Big Bang Theory Season 8, Episode 4
English to German Dictionary: engaged
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