from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • adj. Charming; attractive: an engaging smile.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • adj. That engages the attention; engrossing, interesting; enthralling.
  • adj. Charming; attractive, especially of a manner or behaviour.
  • v. Present participle of engage.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • adj. Tending to draw the attention or affections; attractive.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • Winning; attractive; tending to draw the attention, the interest, or the affections; pleasing: as, engaging manners or address.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • adj. attracting or delighting


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