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Busy

In marketing, an informal term for an advertisement with so many graphics, sound effects or other such features that it detracts from the overall message, thus leaving no impression about the product being marketed.
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Hunnicutt began his research to solve the busyness puzzle after stumbling upon a 1976 Monthly Labor Review article reporting that Americans had no increase in leisure time since the Great Depression.
These findings suggest that restaurant and food worker busyness is a potentially important factor affecting safe food preparation.
To interpret expectancy effects clearly, we review distraction effects of cognitive busyness condition, a significant variable to intensify confirmation of negative expectations.
We've so generated the concept of busyness that one general manager recently told me, "When I'm thinking, I sit with my fingers poised on the keyboard so nobody knows I'm just thinking.
She seems to have been overtaken by the busyness of life and by the panic that she felt about her father's condition.
In the busyness of life, never forget to thank God and anyone who helps you.
BAGHDAD / Aswat al-Iraq: The head of the presidential divan Nassier al-Aani's decision not to run for the upcoming parliamentary elections came due to his official and partial busyness, according to an official statement.
Brown (Those Who See Light) and Hope Boykin (Be Ye Not) proffer ideas that get smothered in the busyness onstage.
The show's semantic busyness was something you had to take or leave.
Her digital artwork is uninhibited and large of spirit, mirroring the busyness and fast tempo of Jack's environment.
This book provides testimony to lives that value what is most important: seeing God at work in daily life among the relationships that in our busyness we are tempted to take for granted.
Gretchen tries to stretch her wings, but she's tied down by everything else going on in her life--her crush on the boy who doesn't notice her, her best friend's constant busyness, and most of all, the separation of her parents.