Busy

  • 1 busy — bus‧y [ˈbɪzi] adjective 1. a telephone that is busy is being used; = engaged Bre 2. someone who is busy is working and is not available: • Mr Bullon is busy right now can you phone back after lunch? busy with • I ve been busy with customers all… …

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  • 2 Busy — may refer to: * Busy, Doubs, a commune in France * Mr. Busy, a Mr. Men character * Little Miss Busy, a Little Miss character * Busy Bee, an American rapper * Busy Philipps, an American film actress * Everett M. Busy Arnold, an American comic… …

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  • 4 Busy — Bus y (b[i^]z z[y^]), a. [OE. busi, bisi, AS. bysig; akin to D. bezig, LG. besig; cf. Skr. bh[=u]sh to be active, busy.] 1. Engaged in some business; hard at work (either habitually or only for the time being); occupied with serious affairs; not… …

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  • 5 busy — busy, industrious, diligent, assiduous, sedulous mean actively engaged or occupied in work or in accomplishing a purpose or intention. Busy may imply nothing more than that the person or thing referred to is not idle, that is, that he is at work… …

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  • 6 Busy P — Pedro Winter (* 1975 in Paris als Pierre Winter) ist ein französischer Electro House DJ, Produzent, Manager und Inhaber von Ed Banger Records. Er managt Daft Punk, Justice, Cassius und Cosmo Vitelli. Unter dem Namen Busy P ist Winter selbst… …

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  • 7 busy — [biz′ē] adj. busier, busiest [ME busi < OE bisig, occupied, diligent; akin to Du bezig: seen only in LowG & E] 1. occupied in some activity; at work; not idle 2. full of activity; characterized by much action or motion 3. a) in use at the… …

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  • 8 Busy — Bus y (b[i^]z z[y^]), v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Busied} (b[i^]z z[i^]d); p. pr. & vb. n. {Busying}.] [AS. bysgian.] To make or keep busy; to employ; to engage or keep engaged; to occupy; as, to busy one s self with books. [1913 Webster] Be it thy… …

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  • 9 Busy — Saltar a navegación, búsqueda Busy País …

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  • 10 busy — busy·ness; un·busy; busy; busy·body·ism; …

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  • 11 busy — [adj1] engaged, at work active, already taken*, assiduous, at it*, buried, diligent, employed, engaged, engrossed, having a full plate*, having enough on one’s plate*, having fish to fry*, having many irons in the fire*, hustling, in a meeting,… …

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  • 12 busy — O.E. bisig careful, anxious, busy, occupied, cognate with O.Du. bezich, Low Ger. besig; no known connection with any other Germanic or Indo European language. Still pronounced as in M.E., but for some unclear reason the spelling shifted to u in… …

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  • 13 busy — ► ADJECTIVE (busier, busiest) 1) having a great deal to do. 2) currently occupied with an activity. 3) excessively detailed or decorated. ► VERB (busies, busied) (busy oneself) …

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  • 14 busy — index active, diligent, engage (involve), industrious, sedulous Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …

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  • 15 busy — bus|y1 [ bızi ] adjective *** 1. ) having many things to do: The parents of young children are always busy. a busy doctor He is an extremely busy man. busy with: Irina and Marcus were busy with preparations for their wedding. a ) not able to do a …

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  • 16 busy — I UK [ˈbɪzɪ] / US adjective Word forms busy : adjective busy comparative busier superlative busiest *** Metaphor: Being very busy at work is like being covered with things or surrounded by something such as water or the ground, so that you cannot …

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  • 17 busy — bus|y1 W2S1 [ˈbızi] adj comparative busier superlative busiest ▬▬▬▬▬▬▬ 1¦(person)¦ 2¦(time)¦ 3¦(place)¦ 4¦(telephone)¦ 5¦(pattern)¦ ▬▬▬▬▬▬▬ [: Old English; Origin: bisig] 1.) …

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  • 18 busy — 1 / bIzi/ adjective 1 WORKING NOW someone who is busy at a particular time is working and is not available: She s busy now, can you phone later? (+ with): Mr Haynes is busy with a customer at the moment. 2 busy doing sth giving something a lot of …

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  • 19 busy — [[t]bɪ̱zi[/t]] ♦♦♦ busier, busiest, busies, busying, busied 1) ADJ GRADED When you are busy, you are working hard or concentrating on a task, so that you are not free to do anything else. What is it? I m busy... They are busy preparing for a… …

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  • 20 Busy P — Pedro Winter Pedro Winter Pedro Winter (alias Busy P) en 2007. Alias Busy P Nom Pierre Winter …

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