Definition of business person in English:

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business person

Pronunciation:
(also businessperson)

noun

A man or woman who works in business or commerce, especially at an executive level.
Example sentences
  • In this case, and many others, the losers are often the small business person and her other employees, and possibly customers.
  • I conclude by saying that this week, while we are celebrating Peter Jackson's success, let us not forget he is not just an artist - he is an entrepreneur and a successful business person.
  • Nothing has come to me as a member of Parliament that indicates my employer is in any way complying with the requirements that I have to comply with, as a business person who employs people in this country.

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Syllabification: busi·ness per·son

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