Bedeutung von "occupy" Essential amerikanisches Englisch Wörterbuch


verb us /ˈɑk·jəˌpɑɪ/ (present participle occupying, past tense and past participle occupied)

to fill a place or period of time:

His book collection occupies most of the room.
The baby seems to occupy all our time.

to live or work in a room or building:

They occupy the second floor of the building.

to keep someone busy or interested:

The games kept the kids occupied for hours.

(Definition von "occupy" von Webster's Essential Mini Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)