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Definition of Busy

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

No matter how busy you are, you must take time to make the other person feel important. - Mary Kay Ash
No matter how busy you are, you must take time to make the other person feel important.
Mary Kay Ash

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

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

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

Being busy does not always mean real work. The object of all work is production or accomplishment and to either of these ends there must be forethought, system, planning, intelligence, and honest purpose, as well as perspiration. Seeming to do is not doing.
Thomas A. Edison
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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