Definition Business

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business: trade, industry, commerce; company, firm, enterprise; matter, affair
We plan to go into business together. We plan to start a company together.
to do business to do work relating to commerce, trade, etc.
How's business? How's business going?
small businesses companies with few employees

a business environment: a professional, formal, official context


  • "Business bad?"
  • "It's business time"
  • "Warbuckle III will deliver a keynote speech entitled "The importance of networking in business"."
  • "Industrial Fruit Concern Inc. has stated that if they acquire the juice business, they plan to completely change the company culture and business model, create hundreds of soulless storefronts across the world, and pretty much ruin everything that made it unique."
  • "Susie, our users have written to us via email, Twitter, and in one case by pigeon all asking you business questions."
  • "The backlash from Warbuckle's arrest could have financial implications not only for Warbuckle's Department Stores, but for his business partners as well."
  • "You will continue to do business as usual, and we will continue to be successful."
  • "Bruno : Hello Gymglish users, and welcome to "Blissful Business", your chance to get a glimpse of how Susan Bliss, Director of Marketing and Public Relations at the Delavigne Corporation, does business."
  • "Business lunch with Warbuckle, Golden Gate restaurant, San Francisco"
  • "I'm a businessman, I do business, man."

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