What does busily mean?

busily meaning in General Dictionary

In a busy fashion

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  • in a busy fashion
  • In a busy way.

busily meaning in Etymology Dictionary

c.1200, bisiliche; see hectic (adj.) + -ly (2).


busily meaning in General Dictionary

(adv.) In a busy manner.


Sentence Examples with the word busily

The Egyptian government was too busily engaged in suppressing Arabi's revolt to be able to send any help to Abdel Kader, and in September 1882, when the British troops entered Cairo, the position in the Sudan was very perilous.

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