Related to Engagedness: engagement


n.1.The state of being deeply interested; earnestness; zeal.
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Here again, we see Lassner making a persuasive case for the political engagedness and truth-telling stance of her (post)colonial female author.
In his opinion, their decision to divulge Munson's radical background was prejudicial and inflammatory, particularly when voiced in a forum where regional clergymen were debating the fortunes of West Suffield--"a certain neighborhood, famed for extraordinary warmth and engagedness of spirit in a public religious controversy, wherein the whole land have been so divided.