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Synonyms for busy

occupied with

Synonyms

  • occupied with
  • working
  • engaged in
  • on duty
  • employed in
  • preoccupied with
  • absorbed in
  • immersed in
  • hard at work
  • engrossed in
  • in harness
  • on active service
  • hard at work on
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busy yourself

Synonyms

  • occupy yourself
  • be engrossed
  • immerse yourself
  • involve yourself
  • amuse yourself
  • absorb yourself
  • employ yourself
  • engage yourself
  • keep busy or occupied

Synonyms for busy

involved in activity or work

excessively filled with detail

to make busy

Synonyms for busy

keep busy with

actively or fully engaged or occupied

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Antonyms

overcrowded or cluttered with detail

Synonyms

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intrusive in a meddling or offensive manner

crowded with or characterized by much activity

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(of facilities such as telephones or lavatories) unavailable for use by anyone else or indicating unavailability

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References in periodicals archive ?
Traffic started to become busier than normal after three vehicles collided on the A19 northbound at Sunderland.
So we thought of inviting few banks to set up ATMs in the subways to make the subways busier as people would use the ATMs near the shopping area, giving a sense of security to the women," a senior NDMC official said.
New Year's Day was slightly busier than last year with 4% more incidents between midnight and 8am.
Said Sanjeev Sarin, General Manager - Marine Services, Dubai and Northern Emirates, ISS: We were very happy to receive the award for our contribution as Cruise Agent over the past year and are looking forward to an even busier season as Dubai cruise tourism looks set to attract record numbers of tourists and port calls.
That's the same number as last year, but this year's group may feel a lot busier.
Tennis development manager at Tennis Scotland, Mike Cohen said that they had definitely seen an increase, as club activities were a lot busier.
Fidlas Road is a nightmare and as the city gets busier and busier, the council needs to be looking at opening these roads for general use.
It probably will be slightly busier than normal," he said at the club's players' awards ceremony at Old Trafford.
Jeff Logan, Managing Director comments: "Your house is likely to be busier, there are more electricals, what with fairy lights and Christmas decorations and, of course, a busier kitchen.
Clubs in Newport say they had been hoping for a busier weekend as golf fever hit the area, but instead found themselves having a quiet weekend as players stayed at home to watch the Ryder Cup.
But) gradually it has been getting busier and busier - other people in the motor trade have been saying that too.
Unlike the much busier Sofia Airport, the situation at the Varna Airport is rather relaxed as Saturday is the least busy day there.
It's the busiest day of the year, busier than Christmas Eve.
Chief executive of the CAB Mike Eden said the only CAB busier in England and Wales was Birmingham - and added that on current figures this year looks even busier.
That''s why over the last few years, we have increased the number of six-car trains considerably because trains have got busier in general and certain peak hour trains have got busier in particular.