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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

Related Words

incidental activity performed by an actor for dramatic effect

References in classic literature ?
And do you find your ways of managing do the business better than Tom's?
Lorry, in a soothing tone, bringing his left hand from the back of the chair to lay it on the supplicatory fingers that clasped him in so violent a tremble: "pray control your agitation-- a matter of business.
Soon afterwards, Holmes took his telephones out of the banks, and started a real telephone business among the express companies of Boston.
My strict integrity, economy, and rigorous business habits, here again came into play.
I wonder you waste time coming over here on the spree when you've got a piece of business like that to look after.
Then I ought not to have done business with him at all," Wingrave said coolly.
He found, with rare and mythical exceptions, that there was no noblesse oblige among the business and financial supermen.
The railroad knows my business just a little bit better than I do," he said.
The native firms laid it down as a rule that they would decline to transact business with any house in the trade which refused to grant them their privilege.
What was particularly trying, was that Levin could not make out with whom he was struggling, to whose interest it was that his business should not be done.
He come of good Down East stock that's got business instinct an' can add to what it's got.
It could be done, because there was very little business at any time, and practically none at all before the evening.
He told me, if I desired his opinion of anything within the reach of his business, he would do his endeavour that I should not be wronged, but that he would also help me to a good sober person who was a grave man of his acquaintance, who was a clerk in such business too, though not in their house, whose judgment was good, and whose honesty I might depend upon.
She opened a drawer or two, looked over some business papers, and put them back again.
This was Fledgeby's habitual reflection in the way of business, and it was sharpened just now by the old man's presuming to have a secret from him: though of the secret itself, as annoying somebody else whom he disliked, he by no means disapproved.