Synonyms of preoccupy in English:

preoccupy


See definition of preoccupy

verb

1‘the issues which currently preoccupy environmentalists’

SYNONYMS
engross, concern, absorb, dominate, take up someone's whole attention, take up all of someone's time, distract, obsess, occupy, grip, enthral, consume, haunt, prey on someone's mind, become an obsession with, be uppermost in someone's mind, take control of