What does this mean busy?

What does this mean busy?

busy, industrious, diligent, assiduous, sedulous mean actively engaged or occupied. busy chiefly stresses activity as opposed to idleness or leisure. too busy to spend time with the children industrious implies characteristic or habitual devotion to work.

What is the correct spelling of busy?

Correct spelling for the English word “busy” is [bˈɪzi], [bˈɪzi], [b_ˈɪ_z_i] (IPA phonetic alphabet).

Is Busyest a word?

Superlative form of busy: most busy.

What is the opposite of tough?

tough. Antonyms: yielding, tender, soft, brittle, fragile, frangible, friable. Synonyms: resistent, stubborn, lentous, fibrous, difficult, refractory, hard, unmanageable, tenacious, firm, strong.

What’s the opposite of a tough meat?

‘tough meat’ is difficult to chew. ‘tough’ means, difficult. ‘rough meat’ has an uneven or bumpy surface. ‘rough’ means, the surface is not smooth.

What’s the opposite of tough love?

What is the opposite of tough love?

babying coddling
indulgence mollycoddling
overindulgence pampering

What can I say instead of tough?

What is another word for tough?

hard difficult
strenuous burdensome
demanding laborious
exacting exhausting
troublesome excruciating

How do you say very tough?


  1. backbreaking.
  2. burdensome.
  3. exhausting.
  4. fatiguing.
  5. formidable.
  6. grueling.
  7. harsh.
  8. heavy.

What’s the difference between tough and rough?

Both ‘tough’ and ‘rough’ denote a degree of difficult. Tough means durable and strong while rough means having a coarse or uneven surface. Thus having had a tough day would mean that the day had difficult challenges, was not easy to get through but you did get through it and probably feel good that you accomplished it.

What is a rough week?

Rough week means something that went not so good, for example job was tiresome and went through physical stigma, mood swings, got into bad relationship etc..

Is there a difference between rough and tough?

As adjectives the difference between rough and tough is that rough is having a texture that has much friction not smooth; uneven while tough is strong and resilient; sturdy.

How do you say it was a tough day?

Synonyms for Hard day

  1. tough day. n.
  2. rough day. n.
  3. bad day. n.
  4. off day. n.
  5. difficult day. n.
  6. long day. n.
  7. big day. n.
  8. stressful day. n.

What does had a rough night mean?

1. Definition (n.) not relaxing, difficult. Examples I have been having really rough nights lately. I can barely sleep.

What is the meaning of rough and tough?

: hard work : a difficult situation This is a big job, and it’s going to be rough/tough going for a while.

How can I be rough and tough?

Toughness and confidence go hand in hand. Being tough comes down to the choices you make about handling any given situation. Having confidence in yourself makes it possible to make the right choice and follow through with it.

What is rough work?

1. a preliminary work in preparation for a sketch, report, piece of work, etc. 2. work requiring physical rather than mental effort. Anatole always gives me a hand with the rough work in the kitchen.

What means rough?

Adjective. rough, harsh, uneven, rugged, scabrous mean not smooth or even. rough implies points, bristles, ridges, or projections on the surface. a rough wooden board harsh implies a surface or texture distinctly unpleasant to the touch.

What hemmed means?

verb (used with object), hemmed, hem·ming. to fold back and sew down the edge of (cloth, a garment, etc.); form an edge or border on or around. to enclose or confine (usually followed by in, around, or about): hemmed in by enemies.

What means audacious?

1a : intrepidly daring : adventurous an audacious mountain climber. b : recklessly bold : rash an audacious maneuver. 2 : contemptuous of law, religion, or decorum : insolent an audacious maverick.

What does hem mean in text?

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