Translation of "busy" - English-Spanish dictionary

busy

adjective uk /ˈbɪz·i/ us /ˈbɪz·i/ comparative busier, superlative busiest

A2 working hard, or giving your attention to a particular activity

ocupado, atareado
Mum was busy in the kitchen.
I’ve got plenty of jobs to keep / you busy.

A2 full of activity or people

concurrido, con mucho tráfico
a busy restaurant

A2 In a busy period, you have a lot of things to do.

ajetreado
I’ve had a busy day.

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

busy

adjective /ˈbizi/ (comparative busier, superlative busiest)

having a lot (of work etc) to do

ocupado
Looking after two small children keeps me very busy.

full of traffic, people, activity etc

concurrido
The roads are busy
Christmas is a busy time of year for many businesses.

(especially American) (of a telephone line) engaged

ocupado
All the lines to New York are busy.
busily adverb

con afán
She busily rushed about the room packing things into a suitcase.

(Translation of “busy” from the PASSWORD English-Spanish Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)