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Definitions

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  • noun Plural form of preoccupation.

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Examples

  • As 2008 winds down, one of the medias favorite preoccupations is to compile “Best Of” lists for the past year and “Predictions” of what may come to pass for the next.

    The Best and the Worst of 2008 : Coin Collecting News

  • With the help of psychotherapy and with the passage of time, his hypochondria eased and he began to show “displacement,” the strategy of shifting preoccupations from a painful source to more neutral ground.

    What Makes Us Happy?

  • Human geography is a subject concerned with issues of social, cultural and political organization; its main preoccupations are power relations, concepts of space and different means of political intervention.

    Tough Love « Tales from the Reading Room

  • With the help of psychotherapy and with the passage of time, his hypochondria eased and he began to show “displacement,” the strategy of shifting preoccupations from a painful source to more neutral ground.

    What Makes Us Happy?

  • Old Ideas proves that Cohen's long-term preoccupations with sex, death and salvation have endured.

    Leonard Cohen shows there's life in the old dog yet with launch of new album

  • They have already presided over such a huge sweep of time as to make all our short-term preoccupations seem inconsequential.

    The Dragon’s Trail

  • They have already presided over such a huge sweep of time as to make all our short-term preoccupations seem inconsequential.

    The Dragon’s Trail

  • They have already presided over such a huge sweep of time as to make all our short-term preoccupations seem inconsequential.

    The Dragon’s Trail

  • They have already presided over such a huge sweep of time as to make all our short-term preoccupations seem inconsequential.

    The Dragon’s Trail

  • Among my own public preoccupations is the question of nationalism, its pitfalls and its virtues, because my sense of history has impelled the conviction that Canada needs a new and particularly positive nationalism.

    Positive Nationalism for Canada

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