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busily
American English: /ˈbɪzəli/
British English: /ˈbɪzɪli/

adverb

  • they were all busily working
    todos trabajaban afanosamente
    she was busily writing her thank-you letters
    estaba muy ocupada escribiendo sus cartas de agradecimiento
    Example sentences
    • We begin this week on Outcast Island, where Dylan is busily spearing fish.
    • Seated in front of what had been the bar, Morgan was busily keying in on the computer.
    • Behind the Irish coach, the camera pans over familiar ex-players all contributing, rather than administrators busily filling in their expenses slips.

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    onces

    In some Andean countries, particularly Chile, onces is a light meal eaten between five and six p.m., the equivalent of "afternoon tea" in Britain. In Colombia, on the other hand, onces is a light snack eaten between breakfast and lunch. It is also known as mediasnueves.