Engagement /en-geyjmuh-nt/: betrothal

Old French engagier: bind (by promise or oath); pledge

After a near decade of dating (he was my high school sweetheart), he popped the question on the couch after being fussed out an hour earlier;

she said “Yes” in pajamas and a bonnet.

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