Engagement

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Romantic CommitmentPlay
Reflects a promise to marry, often with a sense of formality and celebration. SlideTheir engagement was followed by a festive party.
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Not Always PermanentPlay
Some engagements end without marriage, and the term can imply uncertainty. SlideThey called off their engagement after a year.