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Synonyms for business

Synonyms for business

commercial, industrial, or professional activity in general

the commercial transactions of customers with a supplier

something that concerns or involves one personally

something to be done, considered, or dealt with

Synonyms for business

the activity of providing goods and services involving financial and commercial and industrial aspects

a rightful concern or responsibility

an immediate objective

customers collectively

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incidental activity performed by an actor for dramatic effect

References in classic literature ?
Business is business, and should be done in a business way.
My strict integrity, economy, and rigorous business habits, here again came into play.
Greatly encouraged, they prepared a little circular which was the first advertisement of the telephone business.
Holmes, who was running a burglar-alarm business in Boston, proposed that a few telephones be linked to his wires.
But what I have to do with, as a partner in our firm, is the qualities you've shown as a man o' business.
Guest and myself to make some acknowledgment of the service you've been to us; and, backed by your general conduct and business ability, it has made us determine on giving you a share in the business,--a share which we shall be glad to increase as the years go on.
Our relations were business relations, but confidential.
These are mere business relations, miss; there is no friendship in them, no particular interest, nothing like sentiment.
The share of his partners in the business was of the most trifling nature.
With his position in the City, he had only to go to the famous money-lending and discounting house of Bulpit Brothers--reported to "turn over" millions in their business every year--and to supply himself at once with the necessary funds.
Coulson, having waved his hand to a few acquaintances and chaffed the Spanish dancing girls in their own language,--not a little to his companion's astonishment,--at last turned to business.
Now, put it in a business form, what can I do for you?
He tore the veils of illusion from the business game, and saw its nakedness.
What his business was he did not say; but after his engagement to Winnie he took the trouble to get up before noon, and descending the basement stairs, make himself pleasant to Winnie's mother in the breakfast- room downstairs where she had her motionless being.
You are quite sure,' said Barnacle junior, calling after him when he got to the door, unwilling wholly to relinquish the bright business idea he had conceived; 'that it's nothing about Tonnage?