Interest and Occupy


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Interest verb – To hold the attention of.
Usage example: the book didn't interest me, so I ended up watching the parade of people on the sidewalk

Occupy is a synonym for interest in engage topic. In some cases you can use "Occupy" instead a verb "Interest", when it comes to topics like keep busy. popular alternative
Nearby Words: interested, interesting, interestingly
Synonyms for Interest


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Occupy verb – To hold the attention of.
Usage example: a puzzle will occupy that child for hours

Interest is a synonym for occupy in engage topic. You can use "Interest" instead a verb "Occupy", if it concerns topics such as keep busy, be busy with. popular alternative
Nearby Words: occupation, occupied, occupying, occupier
Synonyms for Occupy

Common collocations

attention interest attention occupy attention
place interest place occupy place
roles interest roles occupy roles
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