in|volve|ment [ ın`valvmənt ] noun ***
1. ) count or uncount the act of taking part in an activity, event, or situation:
In such military involvements we need to make sure that human rights violations do not occur.
involvement of: The problem requires the active involvement of the local government.
involvement with: Our involvement with this project started way back in 1989.
involvement in: There is no evidence of his direct involvement in the bombing.
2. ) uncount the interest or enthusiasm you feel for something:
involvement in/with: The reader needs to feel some involvement with the characters.
3. ) count or uncount an emotional or sexual relationship with someone

Usage of the words and phrases in modern English. 2013.

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