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occupy (v):
consume all of one's attention or time
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Her interest in butterflies absorbs her completely
Related Words: absorbengross
occupy (v):
march aggressively into another's territory by military force for the purposes of conquest and occupation
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Hitler invaded Poland on September 1, 1939
Related Words: invade
occupy (v):
require (time or space)
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It took three hours to get to work this morning.
This event occupied a very short time
occupy (v):
assume, as of positions or roles
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She took the job as director of development.
he occupies the position of manager.
the young prince will soon occupy the throne
occupy (v):
keep busy with
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She busies herself with her butterfly collection
occupy (v):
live (in a certain place)
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She resides in Princeton.
he occupies two rooms on the top floor

Related Words: reside
occupy (v):
occupy the whole of
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The liquid fills the container
occupy (v):
be on the mind of
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I worry about the second Germanic consonant shift
Related Words: concerninterest
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Each house has a drain

Her evin bir lağımı vadır.
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