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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - Active tasks of little value.

Usage examples (38)
  • While he was waiting he filled the days with busywork
  • In economics, model-builders 'busywork is to refine their ideas to ask questions to which the available data cannot give the answer.
  • I was given "busywork" and left alone all day long.
  • This kind of busywork has been de rigeur since Lara raided her first tomb. for more
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