Engage is defined as to get someone interested in something or to have a conversation or discussion with someone.(verb)
See engage in Webster's New World College Dictionary
Origin: ME engagen < OFr engagier: see en- & gage
See engage in American Heritage Dictionary 4
verb en·gaged, en·gag·ing, en·gag·es verb, transitive
Origin: Middle English engagen, to pledge something as security for repayment of debt
Origin: , from Old French engagier
Origin: : en-, in; see en-1
Origin: + gage, pledge
Origin: , of Germanic origin.
Origin: , past participle of engager, to engage
Origin: , from Old French engagier, to pledge; see engage.
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