Synonyms for Engaged:


all (adjective)
operating; busy (adjective)
occupied, employed, in use, rapt, involved, Doing, performing, interested, pursuing.
promised to be married (adjective)
contracted, bound, intended, betrothed, committed, pledged, affianced, matched, Plighted, hooked.
working (adjective)


fancy-free, common-law, de facto, lone, estranged, rapt, footloose, divorced, live in. dial, call, answer, call-in, cut off, interested, unemployed, call up, call back, performing, busy signal, pursuing, caller, Doing. action. marriage. engaged (noun)
bespoken, betrothed, pledged, committed, attached, connected, geared, in use, reserved, set-aside, involved, intermeshed, meshed, occupied, employed, booked, busy, affianced.


battled (verb)
scrambled, Struggled, Scuffled, campaigned, Fought, Battled, Combated, driven, Conflicted, drove, tussled, contested.
endeavored (verb)
Acted, attempted, Proceeded, Assayed, Performed, Maneuvered, Undertaken, Approached, Endeavored, exploited, committed, Ventured, Volunteered, Aimed, Undertook, contracted.
hired (verb)
Rented, employed, leased.

Other synonyms:

serious, concerned, de facto. estranged, common-law, intended, live in. engrossed

Usage examples for engaged

  1. Are you sorry that you're engaged to her? – Lucy Maud Montgomery Short Stories, 1896 to 1901 by Lucy Maud Montgomery
  2. " How am I to get engaged – A Damsel in Distress by Pelham Grenville Wodehouse
  3. Are you engaged to another?" – Tempest and Sunshine by Mary J. Holmes