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preoccupation 中文解釋 wordnet sense Collocation Usage
Noun
/ˌprēˌäkyəˈpāSHən/,
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preoccupations, plural;
  1. The state or condition of being preoccupied or engrossed with something
    • - his preoccupation with politics
  2. A subject or matter that engrosses someone
    • - their main preoccupation was how to feed their families

  1. an idea that preoccupies the mind and holds the attention
  2. the mental state of being preoccupied by something
  3. preoccupancy: the act of taking occupancy before someone else does
  4. (preoccupate) To influence, to occupy (the mind) in advance; to be preoccupied with; To meet in advance; to forestall, pre-empt
  5. the absorption of the attention or intellect