Definition of 'businesslike'
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Your businesslike mood helps you impress at work. The Sun (2017)You are in a businesslike mood and can be strict about cash. The Sun (2016)You will have extra self-belief and energy, plus a businesslike attitude that will ensure people take both you and your plans seriously. The Sun (2016)Your mood is businesslike so you could find smart solutions while others still fret about the problems. The Sun (2010)They looked to be efficient and businesslike in the way they ran their affairs. Broken Lives (1993)You will have a businesslike attitude that helps you handle the trickiest tasks at work. The Sun (2013)His wife is aware of his encounters and he discusses them in a businesslike manner. The Sun (2006)Your blend of ideas and a businesslike way of presenting them gets results. The Sun (2014)You are at your sharpest and most businesslike so your ideas win people round. The Sun (2008)Your businesslike approach to money helps you take control of your life. The Sun (2008)Your mood will be calm and businesslike when you think and talk about money. The Sun (2014)Your mood is businesslike so you can discuss money in the calm way that gets good results. The Sun (2009)You have a strict businesslike attitude at work that gets good results. The Sun (2009)You think fast and talk in a businesslike way so deals hit by delays get moving. The Sun (2014)Your businesslike approach to life helps solve problems. The Sun (2014)Your mind is calm and mood businesslike now the moon goes to the top of your chart. The Sun (2008)Your mood is businesslike and your smart ideas will get you noticed. The Sun (2012)You have a businesslike attitude mixed with a creative flair that ensures people take your plans seriously. The Sun (2010)You will be businesslike and efficient and some spare time work could change the way you live in exciting ways. The Sun (2008)Talk of smaller government is seen as a businesslike suggestion rather than an appeal to the hallowed teaching of our ancestors. Times, Sunday Times (2007)Your mind is sharp and businesslike as you reorganise your life so you can do more of what you want to do. The Sun (2010)A piece of larger size than the rest he took and carried in the most businesslike manner back to his home. A Little Princess (1905)In a business suit, with a businesslike manner, he jumped into conversation. The Tribes Triumphant (2006)
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Used Occasionally. businesslike is one of the 30000 most commonly used words in the Collins dictionary
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British English: businesslike ADJECTIVE
If you describe someone as businesslike, you mean that they deal with things in an efficient way without wasting time.
He sounds quite businesslike.
Definition of businesslike from the Collins English Dictionary
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