engaging engaging  /ɛn ˈɡeɪ dʒɪŋ/

Definition(s):

  • (adj) attracting or delighting

Usage(s):

  1. Abigail: Granted, not all of the students we interviewed are engaging in these extreme sex acts.
  2. The Iranians, when they've been in an engaging mood, have focused on reinforcing international safeguards against weaponization.
  3. He was an engaging combination of sass and sweetness and naivete.

News

  1. Rigell urges Obama to consult Congress on Syria

    U.S. Rep. Scott Rigell, who argued two years ago that President Barack Obama overstepped his authority by engaging U.S. forces in Libya without congressional approval, pushed the same point Friday as Obama considered how to respond to Syria's use of chemical weapons against its own people.
    on June 15, 2013     Source: Stars and Stripes

  2. Now UCLA is offering football scholarships to 8th graders, and they picked a Texas QB

    In the latest case of USC and UCLA engaging in a catty war of “anything you can do, I can do bigger,” the Bruins responded to word that USC handed a scholarship offer to eighth grade wide receiver by offering a scholarship to an eighth grade quarterback from another state. Continue reading ?
    on June 13, 2013     Source: Prep Rally via Yahoo! Sports

  3. Engaging Activities for One-Year-Olds Have Been Released on Kids Activities Blog

    Engaging activities for one-year-olds have been released on Kids Activities Blog. These activities will keep the tots busy and Moms happy. (PRWeb June 08, 2013) Read the full story at http://www.prweb.com/releases/2013/6/prweb10772364.htm
    on June 8, 2013     Source: PRWeb

Quotes

  1. "Some of the countries engaging in these behaviors still claim to be democracies," Clinton said, adding, "Democracies don't fear their own people. They recognize that citizens must be free to come together, to advocate and agitate."
    on Jul 4, 2010 By: Hillary Rodham Clinton Source: The Associated Press

  2. "She is an American citizen and I have complete confidence that she was not engaging in any sort of espionage," Obama said. "She is an Iranian American who was interested in the country which her family came from. And it is appropriate for...
    on Apr 20, 2009 By: Barack Obama Source: FOXNews

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