busy · adjective /ˈbɪz.i/Full view
busy (PERSON)
A1 If you are busy, you are working hard, or giving your attention to a particular thing
Dictionary examples:

Mom was busy in the kitchen.

The kids are busy with their homework.

She's busy writing out the wedding invitations.

I've got plenty of jobs to keep you busy.

He was too busy talking to notice us come in.

Learner example:

I'm sorry I haven't written before, but I've been very busy studying. (Key English Test; A2; Spanish)

busy (PLACE)
A1 A busy place is full of activity or people.
Dictionary examples:

a busy restaurant

Their house is on a very busy street.

Learner example:

Despite the fact that Rome is a busy city, you can find quiet place[s] like Broccian lake and the seaside in Ostia. (Preliminary English Test; B1; Italian)

busy (TIME)
A2 In a busy period, you have a lot of things to do.
Dictionary examples:

I've got a busy week ahead of me.

Take a rest - you've had a busy day.

Learner example:

It was a busy day. (Preliminary English Test; B1; Italian)

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