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synonyms for busy as a beaver

  • bustling
  • full
  • hectic
  • lively
  • restless
  • humming
  • hustling
  • popping
  • tiring
  • energetic
  • fussy
  • strenuous
  • tireless
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antonyms for busy as a beaver

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  • idle
  • inactive
  • lazy
  • quiet
  • unemployed
  • unengaged
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How to use busy as a beaver in a sentence

I was busy loading the piece when an exclamation of surprise from one of the men made me look up.
BLACKWOOD'S EDINBURGH MAGAZINE, NO. CCCXXXIX. JANUARY, 1844. VOL. LV.VARIOUS
Now-a-days it is the bankrupt who flouts, and his too confiding creditors who are jeered and laughed at.
GLANCES AT EUROPEHORACE GREELEY
It will be a busy session; and I want to see if I can't become a useful public man.
ELSTER'S FOLLYMRS. HENRY WOOD
He felt himself the meanest, vilest thing a-crawl upon this sinful earth, and she—dear God!
ST. MARTIN'S SUMMERRAFAEL SABATINI
All that scientific bric-a-brac in the cupboard had far better be thrown away.
THE SALVAGING OF CIVILISATIONH. G. (HERBERT GEORGE) WELLS
In cases in which no attempt is made to ignore the accusation, the small wits are wont to be busy discovering exculpations.
CHILDREN'S WAYSJAMES SULLY
And since he was too busy catching angleworms for himself to help her and her husband, she wished he would keep out of sight.
THE TALE OF GRANDFATHER MOLEARTHUR SCOTT BAILEY
People are busy ballooning or driving; shooting like stars along railroads; or migrating like swallows or wild-geese.
BLACKWOOD'S EDINBURGH MAGAZINE, NO. CCCXXXIX. JANUARY, 1844. VOL. LV.VARIOUS
Urinary sediments may be studied under three heads: A. Unorganized sediments.
A MANUAL OF CLINICAL DIAGNOSISJAMES CAMPBELL TODD
From dawn to breakfast time all hands busy slinging shells—modern war sinews—piles of them—aboard.
GALLIPOLI DIARY, VOLUME IIAN HAMILTON
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WORDS RELATED TO BUSY AS A BEAVER

  • bustling
  • busy as a beaver
  • energetic
  • full
  • fussy
  • hectic
  • humming
  • hustling
  • lively
  • popping
  • restless
  • strenuous
  • tireless
  • tiring
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