- (a.) 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.
- (a.) Constantly at work; diligent; active.
- (a.) Crowded with business or activities; -- said of places and times; as, a busy street.
- (a.) Officious; meddling; foolish active.
- (a.) Careful; anxious.
- (v. t.) To make or keep busy; to employ; to engage or keep engaged; to occupy; as, to busy one's self with books.
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Definition for: BUYS
- Accept as true; "I can't buy this story"
- Obtain by purchase; acquire by means of a financial transaction; "The family purchased a new car"; "The conglomerate acquired a new company"; "She buys for the big department store"
- Acquire by trade or sacrifice or exchange; "She wanted to buy his love with her dedication to him and his work"
- Make illegal payments to in exchange for favors or influence; "This judge can be bought"
- An advantageous purchase; "she got a bargain at the auction"; "the stock was a real buy at that price"
- Be worth or be capable of buying; "This sum will buy you a ride on the train"