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busy

ocupado

adjective
"busy" can be a verb. You can see the conjugations below.

busy
[ˈbɪzɪ]
adjetivo
1. ocupado(a) (person) ; ajetreado(a) (day, week)
  • to be busy -> estar ocupado(a); (person) ser ajetreado(a) (day, week)
  • to be busy doing something -> estar haciendo algo
  • the train was very busy -> el tren iba muy lleno
  • a busy road -> una carretera con mucho tráfico
2. ocupado(a) (telephone line) (Estados Unidos)
  • the line is busy -> (el teléfono) da ocupado , (el teléfono) está comunicando (español de España)
verbo transitivo
también:
  • to busy oneself with something -> entretenerse con algo

busy [bi-si]
adjetivo
1. Ocupado, aplicado o empleado en alguna cosa (person/ occupied).
  • The children keep me very busy -> los niños me tienen muy atareada, o me dan mucho que hacer
  • To get busy -> ponerse a trabajar
  • I was busy writing a letter -> estaba ocupada escribiendo una carta
2. Bullicioso, entremetido.
  • I’ve had a busy day -> he tenido un día de mucho trabajo
  • I’ve a busy schedule -> tengo un programa muy apretado
  • A busy road -> una carretera con mucho tráfico o muy transitada
3. Ocupado, comunicando. (Telecomunicaciones)
Concurrido, de mucho movimiento (street, market).
verbo
  • To busy oneself -> ponerse a
  • To busy oneself with something -> entretenerse con algo

busy [ˈbɪzɪ]
adjective
busier (comparative)busiest (superlative)
1 [+person] ocupado
are you busy? ¿está ocupado?; he's a busy man es un hombre muy ocupado; to be busy doing sth estar ocupado haciendo algo; she's busy studying/cooking está ocupada estudiando/cocinando; to be busy at or on or with estar ocupado en or con; he's busy at his work está ocupado en su trabajo; to get busy empezar a trabajar; (hurry) menearse; darse prisa; let's get busy ¡a trabajar!; to keep busy mantenerse ocupado; to keep sb busy ocupar a algn
as busy as a bee ocupadísimo; atareadísimo
2 [+day, time] activo; ajetreado
the busiest season is the autumn la época de mayor actividad es el otoño
3 [+place, town] concurrido; [+scene] animado; lleno de movimiento
4 [+telephone, line] comunicando; ocupado
verb:transitive
to busy o.s. with/doing sth ocuparse con/en hacer algo
modifier
Busy Lizzie (n) (Bot) alegría (f) de la casa
busy signal (n) especially (US) (Telec) señal (f) de comunicando; tono (m) (de) ocupado

Verb Conjugations for "busy" (go to ocupado)

Indicative

Present
Preterit
Future
I busy I busied I will busy
you busy you busied you will busy
he/she busies he/she busied he/she will busy
we busy we busied we will busy
you busy you busied you will busy
they busy they busied they will busy
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