Online Google Dictionary

occupied 中文解釋 wordnet sense Collocation Usage Collins Definition
Font size:

(of a building, seat, etc.) Being used by someone,
  1. (of a building, seat, etc.) Being used by someone
    • - only the first floor is fully occupied
  2. Busy and active
    • - tasks that kept her occupied for the remainder of the afternoon
  3. (of a place, esp. a country) Taken control of by military conquest or settlement
    • - the occupied territories

  1. held or filled or in use; "she keeps her time well occupied"; "the wc is occupied"
  2. seized and controlled as by military invasion; "the occupied countries of Europe"
  3. resided in; having tenants; "not all the occupied (or tenanted) apartments were well kept up"
  4. engaged: having ones attention or mind or energy engaged; "she keeps herself fully occupied with volunteer activities"; "deeply engaged in conversation"
  5. (occupy) busy: keep busy with; "She busies herself with her butterfly collection"
  6. (occupy) live (in a certain place); "She resides in Princeton"; "he occupies two rooms on the top floor"
  7. occupy the whole of; "The liquid fills the container"
  8. (occupy) concern: be on the mind of; "I worry about the second Germanic consonant shift"
  9. (occupy) invade: march aggressively into another's territory by military force for the purposes of conquest and occupation; "Hitler invaded Poland on September 1, 1939"
  10. (occupy) take: require (time or space); "It took three hours to get to work this morning"; "This event occupied a very short time"
  11. (occupy) absorb: consume all of one's attention or time; "Her interest in butterflies absorbs her completely"
  12. (occupy) fill: assume, as of positions or roles; "She took the job as director of development"; "he occupies the position of manager"; "the young prince will soon occupy the throne"
  13. Belligerent military occupation occurs when the control and authority over a territory passes to a hostile army.
  14. reserved, engaged; busy, unavailable; subjugated, under the control of a foreign military presence
  15. (occupy) : To fill either time or space; : To live or reside in; : To fill or hold a position; : To conquer somewhere; : To hold the attention of; To cohabit, to have sexual intercourse with. (Reference: Sidney J. Baker, The Australian Language, second edition, 1966. ...
  16. (Occupies) Plant Sciences North
  17. (occupy) 1. A tactical task in which a force moves onto an objective, key terrain, or other man-made or natural terrain area without opposition, and controls that entire area. 2. To remain in an area and retain control of that area.
  18. (occupy) okupi, (take control) ekokupi, (military also) okupacii
  19. (occupy) v.  live in or have possession of (a house, land, etc)
  20. (Occupying) means in, upon; getting in, on, out or off
  21. Often heard, as: "Occupied one female white." Means: Who's In the Car. When calling in an RQ or QV, a deputy will often indicate who is inside the car. The driver is listed first. ...
  22. The guest is registered to the room and has not checked out yet.
  23. The word "occupied," as applied to any land or building, shall be construed to include the words "intended, arranged or designed to be used or occupied."
  24. An airline term for lavatory.
  25. Taken over by enemy forces.