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P. and V. [[ἄσχολος]] (rare V.) (Eur., ''Or.'' 93); see [[industrious]].
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<b class="b2">Full of work</b>: P. ἔνεργος.
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<b class="b2">Over busy</b>: Ar. and P. [[πολυπράγμων]], P. [[φιλοπράγμων]], [[περίεργος]].
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<b class="b2">Be busy</b>, v.: P. and V. [[ἄσχολος]] εἶναι, σπουδάζειν.
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<b class="b2">Be busy with</b>, v.: Ar. and P. πραγματεύεσθαι (acc., or περί, acc. or gen.), διατρίβειν περί (acc. or gen., [[πρός]], acc.), P. and V. σπουδάζειν (acc., or περί, acc. or gen.).
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<b class="b2">Manage</b>: P. and V. πράσσειν (acc.).
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<b class="b2">Be over busy</b>, v.: Ar. and P. πολυπραγμονεῖν, V. περισσὰ δρᾶν, πράσσειν τι [[πλέον]] (Eur., <b class="b2">Frag.</b>), Ar. and V. πράσσειν πολλά.
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<b class="b2">Shall I launch my host against them when busy with their meal?</b> V. ἀλλʼ ἀμφὶ [[δεῖπνον]] οὖσι προσβάλω [[δόρυ]]; (Eur., ''Phoen.'' 728).
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<b class="b2">Busy oneself with</b>, v.: P. and V. ὁμιλεῖν (dat.), ἅπτεσθαι (gen.).
 
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adj.

P. and V. ἄσχολος (rare V.) (Eur., Or. 93); see industrious.

Full of work: P. ἔνεργος.

Over busy: Ar. and P. πολυπράγμων, P. φιλοπράγμων, περίεργος.

Be busy, v.: P. and V. ἄσχολος εἶναι, σπουδάζειν.

Be busy with, v.: Ar. and P. πραγματεύεσθαι (acc., or περί, acc. or gen.), διατρίβειν περί (acc. or gen., πρός, acc.), P. and V. σπουδάζειν (acc., or περί, acc. or gen.).

Manage: P. and V. πράσσειν (acc.).

Be over busy, v.: Ar. and P. πολυπραγμονεῖν, V. περισσὰ δρᾶν, πράσσειν τι πλέον (Eur., Frag.), Ar. and V. πράσσειν πολλά.

Shall I launch my host against them when busy with their meal? V. ἀλλʼ ἀμφὶ δεῖπνον οὖσι προσβάλω δόρυ; (Eur., Phoen. 728).

Busy oneself with, v.: P. and V. ὁμιλεῖν (dat.), ἅπτεσθαι (gen.).