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preoccupation

Synonyms of preoccupation in English:

noun

  • 1 in spite of my preoccupation I enjoyed the journey
    pensiveness, concentration, engrossment, absorption, self-absorption, musing, thinking, thinking of other things, deep thought, brown study, brooding;
  • 2 their main preoccupation is providing winter feed for their cattle
    obsession, concern, fixation;
    fascination, passion, enthusiasm, hobby horse, pet subject, compulsion, fetish, complex, neurosis, mania;
    French idée fixe
    informal bee in one's bonnet, hang-up, thing, bug
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