Synonyms of preoccupation in English:

preoccupation


See definition of preoccupation

noun

1‘in spite of my preoccupation I enjoyed the journey’

SYNONYMS

pensiveness, concentration, engrossment, absorption, self-absorption, musing, thinking, thinking of other things, deep thought, brown study, brooding

abstraction, absent-mindedness, absence of mind, distraction, forgetfulness, inattentiveness, wool-gathering, inadvertence, heedlessness, dream, reverie, daydreaming, oblivion, obliviousness

2‘their main preoccupation is providing winter feed for their cattle’

SYNONYMS

obsession, concern, fixation

fascination, passion, enthusiasm, hobby horse, pet subject, compulsion, fetish, complex, neurosis, mania

idée fixe

informal bee in one's bonnet, hang-up, thing, bug