busyness

noun busy·ness \ ˈbi-zē-nəs \

Definition of busyness

: a busy quality or state: such as
a : the state of having or being involved in many activities
  • the busyness of her schedule
  • What with the busyness of the holidays and that conviction, I didn't pay much attention to my bird feeder for the next few days.
  • —Emily Pasquale
b : the state of having many details
  • Consider other factors as well, such as color contrast, pattern busyness, and furnishings sizes.
  • Better Homes and Gardens

First Known Use of busyness

1809

in the meaning defined above

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