Synonyms for preoccupation

Synonyms for (noun) preoccupation

Synonyms: preoccupancy, preoccupation

Definition: the act of taking occupancy before someone else does

Similar words: moving in, occupancy, occupation

Definition: the act of occupying or taking possession of a building

Usage: occupation of a building without a certificate of occupancy is illegal

Synonyms: engrossment, absorption, preoccupancy, preoccupation

Definition: the mental state of being preoccupied by something

Similar words: cognitive state, state of mind

Definition: the state of a person's cognitive processes

Synonyms: preoccupation

Definition: an idea that preoccupies the mind and holds the attention

Similar words: idea, thought

Definition: the content of cognition; the main thing you are thinking about

Usage: it was not a good idea; the thought never entered my mind

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