otherwise engaged

Definition of otherwise engaged

:busy doing something else
  • He won't be able to attend because he's otherwise engaged.

Word by Word Definitions

otherwise play
  1. : something or anything else : something to the contrary

  1. : in a different way or manner

  2. : in different circumstances

  3. : in other respects

  1. : different

engaged play
  1. : involved in activity : occupied, busy

  2. : pledged to be married : betrothed

  3. : greatly interested : committed


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