engage

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people who engage in illicit trade black market
pipe wrench used for turning large pipes; an adjustable chain circles the pipe with its ends connected to the head whose teeth engage the pipe chain tongs
call to engage in a contest or fight challenge
fire dispersed so as to engage effectively an area target distributed fire
religious sect founded in the United States in 1966; based on Vedic scriptures; groups engage in joyful chanting of `Hare Krishna' and other mantras based on the name of the Hindu god Krishna; devotees usually wear saffron robes and practice vegetarianism Hare Krishna , International Society for Krishna Consciousness , ISKCON
large and complex financial transactions (often used with the implication that those individuals or institutions who engage in them are unethical) high finance
engage or arouse interest
quarrelsome disposition to engage in or carry on lawsuits litigiousness
wrench with jaws that have projecting lugs to engage the object that is to be rotated lug wrench
engage a gear mesh
engage with another and fit harmoniously mesh
social process whereby people come to engage in an activity for pay or as a means of livelihood professionalisation , professionalization
statutory offense that provides that it is a crime to knowingly cause another person to engage in an unwanted sexual act by force or threat sex crime , sex offense , sexual abuse , sexual assault
young person who belongs to a British or American group that shave their heads and gather at rock concerts or engage in white supremacist demonstrations skinhead
thin wheel with teeth that engage with a chain sprocket , sprocket wheel
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