EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Middle English unbysy, unbesy, equivalent to un- +‎ busy.

AdjectiveEdit

unbusy (comparative more unbusy or unbusier, superlative most unbusy or unbusiest)

  1. Not busy
    • 2009, January 25, “Jan Hoffman”, in Working Hard to Look Busy[1]:
      In these unbusy times, busywork’s bad reputation may be due for revision.

VerbEdit

unbusy (third-person singular simple present unbusies, present participle unbusying, simple past and past participle unbusied)

  1. (transitive) To make or render unbusy