Definition of preoccupied


Scrabble & Words with Friends points

  • preoccupied is a valid Scrabble word with a point value of 20 according to TWL06 dictionary
  • preoccupied is a valid Words with Friends word with a point value of 25 according to ENABLE dictionary

Definition of preoccupied

  • deeply absorbed in thought (adjective)

    Examples

    1. a preoccupied frown

    Synonyms

    1. bemused
    2. lost

  • having or showing excessive or compulsive concern with something (adjective)

    Examples

    1. got no help from his wife who was preoccupied with the children

    Synonyms

    1. haunted
    2. obsessed
    3. taken up

See definition of preoccupied in Merriam Webster