What does the word occupy mean?

Usage examples for occupy

  1. You occupy the position of my guest when you are here." – The Star-Gazers by George Manville Fenn
  2. Good man- talk it had been, touching on all the big things that occupy the world's thought to- day, which hitherto Philip had got for himself only out of books and periodicals. – Kildares of Storm by Eleanor Mercein Kelly
  3. You may make a bed for her, and we'll see which she will occupy- yours, or her old bed near mine. – Captured by the Navajos by Charles A. Curtis