I was too preoccupied to hear the bell.
The question of going to the Mount Tai preoccupied his mind.
You were too preoccupied to notice me at the bus stop yesterday.
She is affable enough when she is not preoccupied with business problems.
You look preoccupied: what are you thinking of?
The implementation of the 1996 act will continue to preoccupy Powell for the duration of his time as commissioner.
He's too preoccupied finding the perfect wave.
Nope. Been too preoccupied with yours.
Ron smoothed his hair flat again, looking preoccupied.
罗恩抚平头发，露出心事重重的神情。'Well, ' he sighed, 'Hagrid hasn't been sacked yet, has he? “好吧，”他叹了口气，“海格还没有被解雇呢，吧？
He was sober and quiet and preoccupied.
Is everything okay? You seem a bit preoccupied.
The captain bowed in a preoccupied way to her.
This whole Haley thing has got me a little preoccupied.
" You are preoccupied, my dear, " she said mournfully to Harry.
" Private—with you? " said Harry, surprised out of his preoccupied silence.
We've been so preoccupied I'm almost ashamed to ask, how's Walter?
刚才忙着打官司 我不好意思问 沃尔还好吗？
I'm a little preoccupied. A good man died today. Don't take it personally.
Perhaps that was why her mother said, " You are rather preoccupied these days, Sophie."
The singing of the girls over their test-tubes, the preoccupied whistling of the Microscopists, suddenly ceased.
Farmers and factories preoccupy the president.
In a sense, coalition discord is the opposite of the internal feud that preoccupied the last Labour government.
As Harry squelched along the deserted corridor he came across somebody who looked just as preoccupied as he was.
But it is the trade-off between unemployment and inflation that most preoccupies central bankers.
I usually do my shopping earlier, but with the recent events in Paris, I was preoccupied with other things.
Like Dickens's characters, Ms Smith's are preoccupied with roots—yet class and identity had come to mean something quite different.
This mysterious alchemy—when does a mass-market image become something worthy of a museum? —preoccupied him for his entire career.