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On this page you'll find 25 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to busyness, such as: effort, industry, study, assiduity, attention, and attentiveness.

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How to use busyness in a sentence

  • Phillida was framed in the open square, and shook a dustcloth at us by way of greeting and evidence of her busyness.

    The Thing from the Lake | Eleanor M. Ingram
  • The men whose devoted lives have made history great have seen in creation's busyness more than aimless shuddering.

    The Meaning of Faith | Harry Emerson Fosdick
  • There can nothing equal the busyness of a man hastening to perfect his arrangements before a flight of ducks is due to start.

    The Killer | Stewart Edward White
  • The week after the home-coming from the Massachusetts trolley trip was a time of busyness for the Ethels and Dorothy.

    Ethel Morton at Rose House | Mabell S. C. Smith

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