busy englannista suomeksi
työllistää, askaroida, pitää työssä
Crowded with business or activities; having a great deal going on.
(RQ:Shakespeare Richard 3)
(RQ:Dickens Christmas Carol)They left the busy scene, and went into an obscure part of the town, where Scrooge had never penetrated before, although he recognised its situation, and its bad repute.
Engaged in activity or by someone else.
(RQ:Defoe Robinson Crusoe)
(RQ:Austen Pride and Prejudice)
(RQ:Dickens Christmas Carol)
(quote-book)| edition=1993| location=Sevenoaks, Kent| publisher=Bloomsbury| isbn=0 340 19547 9| page=18| passage=In fact she was so busy doing all the things that anyone might, who finds themselves alone in an empty house, that she did not notice at first when it began to turn dusk and the rooms to grow dim.
(rfm-sense) To make somebody busy or active; to occupy.
(rfm-sense) To rush somebody. (rfex)