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- (Received Pronunciation) IPA(key): /pɹiˈɒkjupaɪ/
- (General American) IPA(key): /pɹiˈɑkjupaɪ/
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- (transitive) To distract; to occupy or draw attention elsewhere.
- The father tried to preoccupy the child with his keys.
- (transitive) To occupy or take possession of beforehand.