As adjectives the difference between busy and crowded
is that busy
is crowded with business or activities; having a great deal going on while crowded
is containing too many of something; teeming.
As verbs the difference between busy and crowded
is that busy
is to make somebody busy
, to keep busy with, to occupy, to make occupied while crowded
As a noun busy
is a police officer.
Crowded with business or activities; having a great deal going on.
- a busy street
Engaged in another activity or by someone else.
- To-morrow is a busy day.
- The director cannot see you now, he's busy .
- Her telephone has been busy all day.
Having a lot going on; complicated or intricate.
- She is too busy to have time for riddles.
* 1603 , , IV. ii. 130:
- Flowers, stripes, and checks in the same fabric make for a busy pattern.
- I will be hanged if some eternal villain, / Some busy and insinuating rogue, / Some cogging, cozening slave, to get some office, / Have not devised this slander; I'll be hanged else.
To make somebody busy , to keep busy with, to occupy, to make occupied.
* On my vacation I'll busy myself with gardening.
To rush somebody.
A police officer.
Containing too many of something; teeming.
* the world and his wife