• 简明词典(词霸)
  • 柯林斯词典
  • 牛津词典
  • engage


    • [ɪnˈɡeɪdʒ]
    • [ɪnˈɡeɪdʒ]


    • vt.
      吸引住; 聘用、雇佣; 与…交战; 使全神贯注、引起注意;
    • vi.
      与…建立密切关系; 衔接; 参与; 紧密结合;
  • 词态变化

    • 第三人称单数: engages;
    • 过去式: engaged;
    • 过去分词: engaged;
    • 现在分词: engaging;
  • 实用场景例句

    • 全部
    • 吸引住
    • 聘用
    • 衔接
    • 从事

    You can engage in croquet on the south lawn.



    Press the lever until you hear the catch engage.



    He said the United States was not willing to engage in a search for partial solutions — to succumb, as he put it, to a siren song.



    They never learned skills to engage the attention of the others.



    Industry leaders want scientists to engage in fundamental research, not applied research.



    She found it hard to engage with office life.



    She had vowed to go out of her way to engage with the Irish people at local community level.



    His troops will only engage in a ground battle when all the odds are in their favour.



    It could engage the enemy beyond the range of hostile torpedoes.



    We want to engage recognized leaders in discussion.



    He had been able to engage some staff.



    Can you engage that all his statements are trustworthy?

    你能担保他的话都可靠 吗 ?


    It is difficult to engage teachers of quality.



    I have no time to engage in the debate.



    I can engage for his honesty.



    Our orders are to engage at once.



    We never engage in irregularities.



    The teeth of one wheel engage with those of the other.



    We engage you as a legal adviser.



    I'll engage for John's behaviour should you decide to employ him.



    We engage him as technical adviser.



    I think it unfair to engage a girl for longer than a week or two.



    That is more than I can engage for.



    This book invites the reader to engage in a dialogue.



    No unit or individual without appointment shall engage in production activities of ephedrine.



    No wonder they drink, smoke, fight, carouse and otherwise engage in inappropriate social behavior.

    难怪他们喝酒 、 抽烟 、 打架 、 狂欢作乐或者做出不当的社会举动.


    Activity that concern prohibited international service trade or engage limited international service trade without permission.



    It would be pointless to engage in hypothesis before we have the facts.



    Approach and engage a pretty girl in conversation with no prompting from anyone.



    Winter is a cynical character of the juvenile, sometimes docile Lingli , sometimes engage in some mischief.

    冬天是一个性格乖戾的少年, 时而温顺伶俐, 时而搞些恶作剧.


  • 真题例句

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    • 高考
    • 考研

    A new study of 12,000 workers in 17 countries by Steelcase, a furniture-maker which also does consulting, finds that the best way to ensure employees are engaged is to give them more control over where and how they do their work—which may mean liberating them from having to do everything in collaboration with others.


    Why do some people live to be older than others? You know the standard explanations: keeping a moderate diet, engaging in regular exercise, etc.


    Soupios say following the 10 Golden Rules based on ancient wisdom can guide us to the path of the good life where we stop living as onlookers and become engaged and happier human beings.


    Not everyone wants a driverless car now—and no one can get one yet—but among those who are open to them, every age group is similarly engaged.


    Gamification is about understanding what it is that makes games engaging and what game designers do to create a great experience in games, and taking those learnings and applying them to other contexts such as the workplace and education, explains Kevin Werbach, a gamification expert who teaches at the Wharton School of Business at the University of Pennsylvania in the United States.


    Companies, marketers and teachers have long looked for fun ways to engage people's reward-seeking or competitive spirits.


    A gamification strategy that is not sufficiently thought through or well tailored to its players may engage people for a little while, but it will not motivate people in the long term.


    When that flow is interrupted, we feel the pain in short supplies and higher prices, At the same time, we derive massive economic benefits when we buy the most affordable energy on the world market and when we engage in energy trade around the world.


    Recent reports found that lodging with a student of a different race may decrease prejudice and compel students to engage in more ethnically diverse friendships.


    Engage them in more meaningful activities.


    It is something people all engage in.


    Unilever recently ran an interactive campaign for its Axe deodorant ( ' , 除臭剂), which kept viewers engaged for more than three minutes on average.


    Malpractice awards do drive up insurance premiums for doctors in high-risk specialties, and there is some evidence that doctors engage in defensive medicine by performing tests and treatments primarily to prove they are not negligent should they get sued.


    It has done well in engaging the viewers.


    In theory, interactive advertising can engage viewers in a way that 30-second spots do not.


    While most parents, teachers and clinicians would react to an adolescent using drugs or getting drunk, they may easily overlook teenagers who are engaging in inconspicuous behaviors.


    No wonder only 13% of employees worldwide feel engaged in their occupation.


    In a study published last year, psychologists coined the term workplace telepressure to describe an employee's urge to immediately respond to emails and engage in obsessive thoughts about returning an email to one's boss, colleagues or clients.


    Fancy packaging can help to engage new smokers.


    But the study warns that it is teenagers who engage in all three of these practices in the extreme who are truly in jeopardy.


    We found that when we taught participants to ask What if? and How can? questions that nobody present would know the answer to and that would spark exploration, they engaged in better inquiry at the next exhibit − asking more questions, performing more experiments and making better inter pretations of their results.


    In writing about their own experiences many applicants slip into clichés, thus failing to engage the reader.


    In particular, we engage in two types of comparison.


    And yet, the same motivation that can push people to exert more effort in a constructive way could also motivate people to be more likely to engage in unethical behaviors," says Maurice Schweitzer, an associate professor at Penn's Wharton School.


    Compressing everything into three years also leaves less time for growing up, engaging in extracurricular activities, and studying abroad.


    Companies engaged in shipping, trucking, rail freight, delivery, and logistics (物流) have all been reporting better than expected results


    There are three dozen universities in the UK which are actively engaged in advanced research training and commercialisation work


    This is especially true of editors, who by nature tend to be eager and engaged participants in everything they do.


    As the nation moves further into the Obama presidency, will politically engaged young people continue to support the president and his agenda, or will they gradually drift away?


    Compared with early generations we spend more and more time working and have less and less free time to engage in leisure pursues.


    It is engaged in product design.


    A study shows the students who are engaged in after-school activities are happier than those who are not.

    2019年高考英语天津卷 单项填空 原文

    After all, the scientist is engaged in serious research to uncover the very nature of the physical world.

    2016年高考英语浙江卷(6月) 阅读理解 阅读C 原文

    The landscape, beautiful on its own, somehow comes to life and breathes because this woman is engaging with it.

    2017年高考英语天津卷 阅读理解 阅读B 原文

    The students benefiting most from college are those who are totally engaged in academic life, taking full advantage of the college's chances and resources.

    2019年高考英语北京卷 语法填空 原文

    The watched-pot wait engages body and brain.

    2017年高考英语天津卷 阅读理解 阅读C 选项

    Those who were highest in status in high school, as well as those least liked in elementary school, are "most likely to engage in dangerous and risky behavior".

    2019年高考英语全国卷I 阅读理解 阅读D 原文

    Toyota Motor, for example, alleviated some of the damage from its recall crisis earlier this year with a relatively quick and well-orchestrated social-media response campaign, which included efforts to engage with consumers directly on sites such as Twitter and the social-news site Digg.


    Precisely because readers from different historical periods, places and social experiences produce different but overlapping readings of the same words on the page-including for texts that engage with fundamental human concerns-debates about texts can play an important role in social discussion of beliefs and values.


    There is one and only one social responsibility of business,” wrote Milton Friedman, a Nobel prize-winning economist, “That is, to use its resources and engage in activities designed to increase its profits.”


  • 英英释义


    • 1. carry out or participate in an activity; be involved in;

      "She pursued many activities"

      "They engaged in a discussion"

    • 2. engage or engross wholly;

      "Her interest in butterflies absorbs her completely"

    • 3. engage or hire for work;

      "They hired two new secretaries in the department"

      "How many people has she employed?"

    • 4. ask to represent; of legal counsel;

      "I'm retaining a lawyer"

    • 5. give to in marriage
    • 6. get caught;

      "make sure the gear is engaged"

    • 7. as of wars, battles, or campaigns;

      "Napoleon and Hitler waged war against all of Europe"

    • 8. as of aid, help, services, or support
    • 9. engage for service under a term of contract;

      "We took an apartment on a quiet street"

      "Let's rent a car"

      "Shall we take a guide in Rome?"

    • 10. keep engaged;

      "engaged the gears"

  • 词根词缀

    前缀: en-

    1. 动词前缀,通常加在名词前构成动词,表示"进入……之中,包围,成为"; 2. 动词前缀,表示"使……进入状态或加强等意思"

    • adj.

      endemic 风土的, 地方的


    • v.

      encage 关入笼中


      enchain 束缚


      enroll 注册,记入名册


      entitle 给……题名, 给……称号;授权, 授权

      en进入……之中,包围,成为+title标题,头衔→v. 给……题名, 给……称号;授权, 授权

      entrap 以网或陷阱捕捉


      empurple 使成紫色

      en使……进入状态或加强等意思+purple紫→v.使成紫色 v.发紫

      enact 制定;颁布


      enchant 使迷醉


      encompass 包围,围绕


      encourage 鼓励


      endanger 使危险


      enfranchise 给予选举权,释放[奴隶]


      engage 使忙碌, 雇佣, 预定


      enlarge 扩大, 放大

      en使……进入状态或加强等意思+large大→v.扩大, 放大

      enlighten 启发,开导


      enlist [使]入伍从军,征募


      enrich 使富足, 使肥沃, 装饰, 加料于, 浓缩

      en使……进入状态或加强等意思+rich富的→v.使富足, 使肥沃, 装饰, 加料于, 浓缩

      enwrap 包裹, 围绕, 包围;使专注

      en使……进入状态或加强等意思+wrap包裹→v.包裹, 围绕, 包围;使专注

  • 同义词辨析

    hire, employ, engage


    • hire: 普通用词,常指短期或长期雇用某人从事某一特定工作或一次性的工作,含强调为薪金而工作的意味。
    • employ: 正式用词,侧重受雇者虽为薪金而工作,但工作固定共享有相当尊严。
    • engage可与hire换用,特指雇用专业人员。
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