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General dictionaries General (31 matching dictionaries)
  1. busy: Merriam-Webster.com [home, info]
  2. busy, busy: Oxford Learner's Dictionaries [home, info]
  3. busy: American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language [home, info]
  4. busy: Collins English Dictionary [home, info]
  5. busy: Vocabulary.com [home, info]
  6. busy, busy: Macmillan Dictionary [home, info]
  7. Busy, busy: Wordnik [home, info]
  8. busy: Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary [home, info]
  9. busy: Wiktionary [home, info]
  10. busy: Webster's New World College Dictionary, 4th Ed. [home, info]
  11. busy: The Wordsmyth English Dictionary-Thesaurus [home, info]
  12. busy: Infoplease Dictionary [home, info]
  13. Busy, busy: Dictionary.com [home, info]
  14. busy: Online Etymology Dictionary [home, info]
  15. busy: UltraLingua English Dictionary [home, info]
  16. busy: Cambridge Dictionary of American English [home, info]
  17. busy: Cambridge International Dictionary of Idioms [home, info]
  18. Busy (Lyfe Jennings song), Busy (Olly Murs song), Busy (musician), Busy: Wikipedia, the Free Encyclopedia [home, info]
  19. busy: Webster's Revised Unabridged, 1913 Edition [home, info]
  20. busy: Rhymezone [home, info]
  21. busy: AllWords.com Multi-Lingual Dictionary [home, info]
  22. busy: Webster's 1828 Dictionary [home, info]
  23. busy: Free Dictionary [home, info]
  24. busy: Mnemonic Dictionary [home, info]
  25. busy: WordNet 1.7 Vocabulary Helper [home, info]
  26. busy: LookWAYup Translating Dictionary/Thesaurus [home, info]
  27. busy: Dictionary/thesaurus [home, info]
  28. busy: Wikimedia Commons US English Pronunciations [home, info]
  29. Busy: Online Plain Text English Dictionary [home, info]

Art dictionaries Art (1 matching dictionary)
  1. busy: ArtLex Lexicon of Visual Art Terminology [home, info]

Business dictionaries Business (1 matching dictionary)
  1. busy: Legal dictionary [home, info]

Computing dictionaries Computing (2 matching dictionaries)
  1. busy: Computer Telephony & Electronics Dictionary and Glossary [home, info]
  2. busy: Encyclopedia [home, info]

Medicine dictionaries Medicine (1 matching dictionary)
  1. busy: online medical dictionary [home, info]

Miscellaneous dictionaries Miscellaneous (2 matching dictionaries)
  1. BUSY: Acronym Finder [home, info]
  2. busy: Idioms [home, info]

Slang dictionaries Slang (1 matching dictionary)
  1. busy: Urban Dictionary [home, info]

Tech dictionaries Tech (1 matching dictionary)
  1. busy: Webster's New World Telecom Dictionary [home, info]

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Quick definitions from WordNet (busy)

verb:  keep busy with
adjective:  (of facilities such as telephones or lavatories) unavailable for use by anyone else or indicating unavailability; (`engaged' is a British term for a busy telephone line) ("Her line is busy")
adjective:  overcrowded or cluttered with detail ("A busy painting")
adjective:  crowdedwith or characterized by much activity ("A very busy week")
adjective:  actively or fully engaged or occupied ("Busy with her work")
adjective:  intrusive in a meddling or offensive manner ("Busy about other people's business")

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