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having many irons in the fire

  • as inbusy
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Synonyms for having many irons in the fire

adj engaged, at work
  • active
  • unavailable
  • working
  • buried
  • employed
  • engaged
  • engrossed
  • hustling
  • occupied
  • overloaded
  • persevering
  • slaving
  • snowed
  • swamped
  • already taken
  • assiduous
  • at it
  • diligent
  • having a full plate
  • having enough on one's plate
  • having fish to fry
  • having many irons in the fire
  • in a meeting
  • in conference
  • in someone else's possession
  • in the field
  • in the laboratory
  • industrious
  • on assignment
  • on duty
  • on the go
  • tied up
  • up to one's ears
  • with a customer

Antonyms for having many irons in the fire

  • idle
  • inactive
  • unoccupied
  • lazy
  • quiet
  • unbusy
  • unemployed
  • unengaged
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.

More words related to having many irons in the fire

busier

adjective. engaged, at work

busiest

adjective. engaged, at work

busy

adjective. engaged, at work
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.