from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • adj. reserved, engaged
  • adj. busy, unavailable
  • adj. subjugated, under the control of a foreign military presence
  • v. Simple past tense and past participle of occupy.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • adj. Engaged; in use; being used by a person and not free for use by someone else. Opposite of free, available, and unoccupied.
  • adj. Inhabited, lived-in, tenanted; having residents; -- of dwelling units.
  • adj. Overrun, taken over; -- of countries or territories. Opposite of unoccupied.
  • adj. Busy; actively or fully engaged in some activity; -- of people. Opposite of idle.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • adj. seized and controlled as by military invasion
  • adj. resided in; having tenants
  • adj. having ones attention or mind or energy engaged
  • adj. held or filled or in use


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