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  1. busy·ness
    IPA[ˈbizēnəs]
  2. noun

    • 1. the state or condition of having a great deal to do:

      it's easy to get caught up in the busyness of life school started and the busyness began
    • 2. the quality of being full of activity:

      the busyness and noise of the street the waitresses seemed unfazed by the busyness of the cafe
    • 3. the quality of being excessively detailed or decorated:

      the busyness of the interior design
  3. Variation

    • n.: noun: busyness, plural noun: busy-nesses

    • noun

      the state or condition of having a great deal to do:

      the quality of being full of activity:

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