noun (plural businessmen or businesswomen)
A person who works in commerce, especially at executive level.
More example sentences
- 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