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engage
used in Beloved

2 uses
  • They were too loud, had too much power for the little house chores he was engaged in—resetting table legs; glazing.
    One (24% in)
  • An observing guard smashed his shoulder with the rifle and the engaged one decided to skip the new man for the time being lest his pants and shoes got soiled by nigger puke.
    One (65% in)

There are no more uses of "engage" in Beloved.

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