en·gage | \ in-ˈgāj
verb (used with object), en·gaged, en·gag·ing.
to occupy the attention or efforts of (a person or persons): He engaged her in conversation.
to secure for aid, employment, use, etc.; hire : to engage a worker; to engage a room.
to attract and hold fast : The novel engaged her attention and interest.
to attract or please : His good nature engages everyone.
verb (used without object), en·gaged, en·gag·ing.
to occupy oneself; become involved : to engage in business or politics.
to take employment : She engaged in her mother's business.
en·ga·gé | \ ˌäⁿ-ˌgä-ˈzhā \
committed to or supportive of a cause