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Definition of Busy


  1. Engaged in some business; hard at work (either habitually or only for the time being); occupied with serious affairs; not idle nor at leisure; as, a busy merchant.
  2. Constantly at work; diligent; active.
  3. Crowded with business or activities; -- said of places and times; as, a busy street.
  4. Officious; meddling; foolish active.
  5. Careful; anxious.
  6. To make or keep busy; to employ; to engage or keep engaged; to occupy; as, to busy one's self with books.

Busy Quotations

Life is what happens while you are busy making other plans.
John Lennon

In times of great stress or adversity, it's always best to keep busy, to plow your anger and your energy into something positive.
Lee Iacocca

If you want to conquer fear, don't sit home and think about it. Go out and get busy.
Dale Carnegie

Beware the barrenness of a busy life.

Inaction breeds doubt and fear. Action breeds confidence and courage. If you want to conquer fear, do not sit home and think about it. Go out and get busy.
Dale Carnegie
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Busy Translations

busy in Afrikaans is beset, besig
busy in Dutch is druk, bezet
busy in Italian is diligente, occupato
busy in Norwegian is opptatt, travel, opptatt
busy in Portuguese is ocupado
busy in Spanish is animado, industrioso, ocupado, comunica

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