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Definition of 'business'

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Resources should be targeted at programmes which businesses understand and use. Times, Sunday Times (2016)But the demand is there if you provide business services. Times, Sunday Times (2017)There are teachers or people running small businesses. Times, Sunday Times (2016)The full moon in your business chart makes this a great day to get deals signed. The Sun (2016)We knew that we could bring them into the business earlier and work with them sooner. Times, Sunday Times (2017)To move forward as a business and be able to invest and buy better players. The Sun (2016)The case has offered an insight into travails he faced running the family business and securing a successor. Times, Sunday Times (2016)They fly around like nobody 's business. The Sun (2016)It tends to be moved as a result of business logic first, and then application logic. Computing (2010)He has said that he would give key jobs to military generals, business executives and possibly family members. Times, Sunday Times (2016)He is also backed by business angels and family investors. Times, Sunday Times (2013)You have no business without your people. Times, Sunday Times (2012)This is something people in business understand. Times, Sunday Times (2009)The alternative is to go out of business. Times, Sunday Times (2007)They also signalled that the business service sector had fared better than the official data suggested. Times, Sunday Times (2011)We have continued to make strong progress in key growth areas of our business. Times, Sunday Times (2009)He instilled the lesson that a business could make profits and also benefit society. Times, Sunday Times (2012)Businesses will be able to track employees down to the hairdressers in the middle of the day. Times, Sunday Times (2009) Business schools have offered modules in entrepreneurship for more than two decades. Times, Sunday Times (2010)Within six months the plans were in tatters as sales slumped and the business collapsed into administration. Times, Sunday Times (2011)Now the company is making a profit we invest most of it back into the business. Times, Sunday Times (2007)They run a sports business on a commercial basis and they understand it is all about winning. Times, Sunday Times (2010)This had a lot to do with his career in show business. Kovel, Joel Red Hunting in the Promised Land: Anticommunism and the Making of America (1994)This enables me to understand how the business works and to work with it to access funding. Times, Sunday Times (2013)Was operation of the logistics chain really a core activity to most businesses? Thompson, Sir Peter Sharing the Success - the story of NFC (1990)Many small business owners now use them for work in the week and as a leisure vehicle at the weekend. The Sun (2013)So if you look to business life in general, things are changing dramatically. Times, Sunday Times (2007)Perhaps his constituents will ensure that he business after next May? The Sun (2014)The whole point is that the process is nobody 's business. Times, Sunday Times (2007)

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Translations for 'business'

British English: business /ˈbɪznɪs/ NOUN
Business is work relating to the production, buying, and selling of goods or services.
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  • American English: business
  • Arabic: أَعْمال تـِجارِيَّة
  • Brazilian Portuguese: negócio
  • Chinese: 商业
  • Croatian: posao
  • Czech: podnikání
  • Danish: forretninger
  • Dutch: bedrijf
  • European Spanish: negocio
  • Finnish: liiketoiminta
  • French: affaires
  • German: Handel
  • Greek: επιχείρηση
  • Italian: imprenditoria
  • Japanese: ビジネス
  • Korean: 사업
  • Norwegian: bedrift
  • Polish: biznes
  • European Portuguese: negócio
  • Romanian: afacere
  • Russian: дело
  • Latin American Spanish: negocio
  • Swedish: affärer ekonomisk verksamhet
  • Thai: ธุรกิจ
  • Turkish:
  • Ukrainian: бізнес
  • Vietnamese: việc kinh doanh

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