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engage
used in The Grapes of Wrath

2 uses
  • The two men strained at the weight of the pan, caught the end bolts, and then set in the others; and when they were all engaged, Tom took them up little by little until the pan settled evenly in against the gasket, and he tightened hard against the nuts.
    Chapter 16 (71% in)
  • Five males, shepherd mongrels, collie mongrels, dogs whose breeds had been blurred by a freedom of social life, were engaged in complimenting the bitch.
    Chapter 8 (15% in)

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