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preoccupies

verb
present tense third-person singular of preoccupy

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to be thought about or worried about by (someone) very often or constantly
  • The question of life after death has preoccupied many philosophers.

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“Preoccupies.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/preoccupies. Accessed 16 May. 2022.

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