Definitions for preoccupiedpriˈɒk yəˌpaɪd

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  1. bemused, deep in thought(p), lost(p), preoccupied(adj)

    deeply absorbed in thought

    "as distant and bemused as a professor listening to the prattling of his freshman class"; "lost in thought"; "a preoccupied frown"

  2. haunted, obsessed, preoccupied, taken up(p)(adj)

    having or showing excessive or compulsive concern with something

    "became more and more haunted by the stupid riddle"; "was absolutely obsessed with the girl"; "got no help from his wife who was preoccupied with the children"; "he was taken up in worry for the old woman"

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  1. preoccupied(Adjective)

    Concerned with something else; distracted; giving one's attention elsewhere.

    I was preoccupied with a deadline at work, and I forgot his birthday.

Webster DictionaryRate this definition:(0.00 / 0 votes)

  1. Preoccupied

    of Preoccupy

Translations for preoccupied

From our Multilingual Translation Dictionary

  • gedankenverlorenGerman
  • απορροφημένος, προκατειλημμένος, κατειλημμένος, συλογισμένοςGreek
  • preocupado, ensimismadoSpanish
  • préoccupéFrench
  • boiritManx
  • belefeledkezettHungarian
  • preocupadoPortuguese

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