Translation of "preoccupied" - English-Spanish dictionary


adjective uk /ˌpriːˈɒk.jʊ.paɪd/ us /-ˈɑː.kjuː-/

thinking or worrying about something too much

preocupado, ensimismado
She’s been very preoccupied recently because her mother has been very ill.
Why is the media so preoccupied with the love lives of politicians?

(Translation of “preoccupied” from the Cambridge English-Spanish Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)