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Parents of young children are always busy.
He is an extremely busy man.
Irina and Marcus were busy with preparations for their wedding.
a busy waiting room
We’re all busy preparing for Christmas.
I was so busy worrying about Julie that I didn’t even think about Jake.
We’ve got enough work here to keep us busy for weeks.
You keep them busy while I call the police.
I try to keep myself busy as much as possible.
I tried to tell you, but you were always too busy talking to listen.
This is the British English definition of busy. View American English definition of busy.