Definitions

from The Century Dictionary.

  • To engage by previous promise or agreement.
  • To engage or attach by previous influence; preoccupy; predispose: as, to preëngage one's attention.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.

  • transitive verb To engage by previous contract; to bind or attach previously; to preoccupy.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.

  • verb transitive To engage by previous contract; to bind or attach previously.

Etymologies

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

pre- +‎ engage

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