Definition of businessman in English:


Line breaks: busi¦ness|man
Pronunciation: /ˈbɪznɪsmən

noun (plural businessmen)

A man who works in commerce, especially at executive level.
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  • In response to the speech, roving thugs immediately executed 145 businessmen.
  • Neither does he have a big executive car, the sort that many Korean businessmen like to be seen chauffeured about in.
  • Often, the talk his editors wanted was from big shots, businessmen promoting themselves or wallowing in rancor.
entrepreneur, business person, industrialist, manufacturer, tycoon, magnate, big businessman, employer; dealer, trader, merchant, wholesaler, buyer, seller, buyer and seller, marketeer, merchandiser, broker, agent, distributor, vendor, tradesman, shopkeeper, retailer, purveyor, supplier, trafficker
French, dated homme d'affaires

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