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Turkish translation of “preoccupied”

preoccupied

adjective
 
 
/ˌpriːˈɒkjəpaɪd/
thinking or worrying about something a lot
dalgın, zihni meşgul, gözü bir şey görmeyen, düşünceli
She's been very preoccupied recently. He's far too preoccupied with his own problems to notice mine.Continually thinking aboutAnxious and worried
preoccupy
 
 
/ˌpriːˈɒkjəpaɪ/ verb [T]
If something preoccupies you, you think or worry about it a lot.
zihnini meşgul etmek, kafasını kurcalamak
Continually thinking aboutAnxious and worried
(Definition of preoccupied from the Cambridge Learners Dictionary English-Turkish © Cambridge University Press)
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