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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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overcrowded or cluttered with detail

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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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Pacquiao was also the much busier jabber, flicking 346 jabs and landing 82 of them (23.7%), while Thurman went only 18-of-128 (14.1%).
I've done some meal prepping during this challenge, but I think preparing quick, frozen options will be added to my to-do list, to help anticipate the busier times of year.
That includes getting to the airport, as roads can be busier over the Easter weekend, as well as factoring in plenty of time to check in and get through security.
He said: "I know Glasgow Road is a bit busier but the feedback we're getting is that most routes are running freely.
The operator has warned customers to reserve a seat before they travel and expect services to be busier than A Virgin Trains West to London usual.
Last year was the Airport's busiest in the past five years with a busier than expected December helping to take total passenger figures for 2016 to over 4.8 million - an increase of 11 per cent compared to 2015.
Skies have been much busier this year with increased flights at the airport and to plan ahead, Santa held talks with Debra Barber, managing director at the airport, and also visited the air traffic control tower to coordinate the sleigh's route.
This increase was driven by a rise in disposable incomes, busier lifestyles and the development of new styles to attract consumers in the premium segment.
And so, the New Delhi Municipal Council (NDMC) is planning to set up ATM outlets in the subways so that they get busier and safer with security guards and CCTV cameras around.
UPS expects this holiday season to be busier than last, thanks to the growing popularity of online shopping.
Paul the Apostle Airport is soon expected to become a whole lot busier as local authorities have decided to provide subsidies to Wizz Air and Adria Airways to launch services to the lake side town next year.
The Queen's Club in west London which hosts the prestigious Queen's Club Championships, revealed its summer holiday camps which are put on for members and guests were 'busier this year than ever,' the report said.
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.
Unlike the much busier Sofia Airport, the situation at the Varna Airport is rather relaxed as Saturday is the least busy day there.