engaged

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 engaged: /ɪnˈɡeɪdʒd/


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WordReference English-Spanish Dictionary © 2018:

Principal Translations
InglésEspañol
engaged adjadjective: Describes a noun or pronoun--for example, "a tall girl," "an interesting book," "a big house." (person: to be married)comprometido/a adjadjetivo: Describe el sustantivo. Puede ser posesivo, numeral, demostrativo ("casa grande", "mujer alta").
 Adam and Charlotte are engaged; they plan to marry in April.
engaged adjadjective: Describes a noun or pronoun--for example, "a tall girl," "an interesting book," "a big house." (cubicle: occupied)ocupado/a adjadjetivo: Describe el sustantivo. Puede ser posesivo, numeral, demostrativo ("casa grande", "mujer alta").
engaged adjadjective: Describes a noun or pronoun--for example, "a tall girl," "an interesting book," "a big house." (phone line: busy)ocupado/a adjadjetivo: Describe el sustantivo. Puede ser posesivo, numeral, demostrativo ("casa grande", "mujer alta").
 Gareth was trying to phone his mother, but the line was engaged.
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WordReference English-Spanish Dictionary © 2018:

Compound Forms:
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be engaged in [sth] v exprverbal expression: Phrase with special meaning functioning as verb--for example, "put their heads together," "come to an end." (be involved in [sth])estar involucrado en loc verblocución verbal: Unidad léxica estable formada de dos o más palabras que funciona como verbo ("sacar fuerzas de flaqueza", "acusar recibo").
  (coloquial)estar metido en loc verblocución verbal: Unidad léxica estable formada de dos o más palabras que funciona como verbo ("sacar fuerzas de flaqueza", "acusar recibo").
 The company was engaged in negotiations with view to a possible merger.
 La compañía estaba involucrada en negociaciones con vistas a una posible fusión.
busy signal (US),
engaged tone,
engaged signal (UK)
nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc.
(phone: sound when in use)tono de ocupado nm + loc adj
get engaged vi + adj (promise to marry)comprometerse v prnlverbo pronominal: Verbo que se conjuga con un pronombre átono ("me", "te", "se") que concuerda con el sujeto ("lavarse", "irse", "enojarse").
  prometerse v prnlverbo pronominal: Verbo que se conjuga con un pronombre átono ("me", "te", "se") que concuerda con el sujeto ("lavarse", "irse", "enojarse").
 We've been dating for five years and are intending to get engaged soon.
 Hemos estado saliendo por cinco años y estamos pensando en comprometernos pronto.
get engaged to [sb] vi + adj (promise to marry [sb])comprometerse con v prnl + prep
 After living together for seven years,she finally got engaged to her boyfriend last night.
 Luego de convivir durante siete años, finalmente anoche se comprometió con su novio.
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