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Definitions of occupy

  1. engage or engross wholly; "Her interest in butterflies absorbs her completely" Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  2. keep busy with; "She busies herself with her butterfly collection" Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  3. be on the mind of; "What is worrying you?" Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  4. occupy the whole of; "The liquid fills the container" Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  5. be present in; be inside of Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  6. march aggressively into another's territory by military force for the purposes of conquest and occupation; "Hitler invaded Poland on September 1, 1939" Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  7. live (in a certain place) Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  8. as of time or space; "It took three hours to get to work this morning"; "This event occupied a very short time" Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  9. be on the mind of; "I worry about the second Germanic consonant" Wordnet Dictionary DB
  10. To have sexual intercourse with. Webster Dictionary DB
  11. To take or hold possession of; to hold or keep for use; to possess. Webster Dictionary DB
  12. To hold, or fill, the dimensions of; to take up the room or space of; to cover or fill; as, the camp occupies five acres of ground. Webster Dictionary DB
  13. To possess or use the time or capacity of; to engage the service of; to employ; to busy. Webster Dictionary DB
  14. To do business in; to busy one's self with. Webster Dictionary DB
  15. To use; to expend; to make use of. Webster Dictionary DB
  16. To hold possession; to be an occupant. Webster Dictionary DB
  17. To follow business; to traffic. Webster Dictionary DB
  18. To take possession of; have in possession or use; dwell in; as, to occupy a room; to fill or cover, as time or space; as, household duties occupy her day; to employ; to busy; as, to occupy oneself with work. The Winston Simplified Dictionary. By William Dodge Lewis, Edgar Arthur Singer. Published 1919.
  19. Occupied. The Winston Simplified Dictionary. By William Dodge Lewis, Edgar Arthur Singer. Published 1919.
  20. Occupying. The Winston Simplified Dictionary. By William Dodge Lewis, Edgar Arthur Singer. Published 1919.
  21. Occupier. The Winston Simplified Dictionary. By William Dodge Lewis, Edgar Arthur Singer. Published 1919.
  22. To take or seize: to hold possession of: to cover or fill: to employ: (B.) to use: to trade with. The american dictionary of the english language. By Daniel Lyons. Published 1899.
  23. To hold possession: (B.) to trade:-pa.t. and pa.p. occupied. The american dictionary of the english language. By Daniel Lyons. Published 1899.
  24. To take or hold possession of; fill; cover; employ. The Clarendon dictionary. By William Hand Browne, Samuel Stehman Haldeman. Published 1894.
  25. To use in an exclusive manner; possess; employ. The Concise Standard Dictionary of the English Language. By James Champlin Fernald. Published 1919.
  26. To take possession; to keep in possession; to take up; to cover or fill; to employ; to busy one's self; to follow, as business. Nuttall's Standard dictionary of the English language. By Nuttall, P.Austin. Published 1914.
  27. To hold possession; to follow business. Nuttall's Standard dictionary of the English language. By Nuttall, P.Austin. Published 1914.
  28. To take possession of; to hold or keep for use; to take up, as room or space; to busy; to employ, as time; to use; to engage, as time and attention; to follow a business. Etymological and pronouncing dictionary of the English language. By Stormonth, James, Phelp, P. H. Published 1874.
  29. ok'[=u]-p[=i], v.t. to take or hold possession of: to take up, as room, &c.: to fill, as an office: to employ: (B.) to use: to trade with: (Shak.) to possess, enjoy.--v.i. to hold possession: (B.) to trade:--pa.t. and pa.p. occ'[=u]pied.--ns. OCC'UPANCY, the act of occupying, or of taking or holding possession: possession: the time during which one occupies; OCC'UPANT, one who takes or has possession.--v.t. OCC'UP[=A]TE (Bacon), to hold: to possess:--pr.p. occ'[=u]p[=a]ting; pa.p. occ'[=u]p[=a]ted.--n. OCCUP[=A]'TION, the act of occupying or taking possession: possession: state of being employed or occupied: that which occupies or takes up one's attention: employment.--adj. OCCUP[=A]'TIVE.--n. OCC'UPIER, one who takes or holds possession of: an occupant: (B.) a trader. [Fr.,--L. occup[=a]re, -[=a]tum--ob, to, on, cap[)e]re, to take.] gutenberg.org/ebooks/37683
  30. Take possession of (country, region, town, strategic position) by military force or settlement; hold (office), reside in, tenant; take up or fill (space, time), reside or be in (place, position); busy, keep engaged, (esp. in pass.). [French] Concise Oxford Dictionary

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