está ocupado
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A phrase is a group of words commonly used together (e.g once upon a time).
phrase
1. (doing something)
a. he's busy (third person singular; masculine)
¿Puedo ver al señor Andes? - Lo siento, está ocupado.May I see Mr. Andes? - I'm sorry, he's busy.
b. you're busy
A word or phrase used to refer to the second person formal “usted” by their conjugation or implied context (e.g. usted).
(formal)
(second person singular)
Si usted está ocupado, puedo volver más tarde.If you're busy, I can come back later.
2. (being used)
a. it's taken
¿Puedo sentarme en este banco? - Lo siento, está ocupado.May I seat on this stool? - I'm sorry. It's taken.
b. it's busy
Estoy tratando de comunicarme con el número que me indicaste, pero está ocupado.I'm trying to get through to the number you told me, but it's busy.
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