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business

Synonyms of business in English:

noun

  • 1 she had to do a lot of smiling in her business
    Scottish way;
    Frenchmétier
    informalracket, game
    Australian informalgrip
    archaicemploy
  • 2 who do you do business with in Manila?
  • 3 she was running her own business
  • 4 that's none of my business it's our business to know that sort of thing
    informalfuneral, headache, bailiwick
    British informalpigeon, baby
  • 5 the odd business with the keys remained unexplained
    affair, matter, thing, issue, case, set of circumstances, circumstance, situation, occasion, experience, event, incident, happening, occurrence, phenomenon, eventuality, episode, interlude, adventure
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