Definition of 'mean business'
Example sentences containing 'mean business'
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The economic slowdown also means businesses need extra cash flow. Times, Sunday Times (2008)Because here is the definitive way to look like you mean business while also appearing feminine. Times, Sunday Times (2016)At the same time the clubs must also show they mean business and stop these things happening by really punishing them. The Sun (2015)But getting the all-clear from government will not mean business as usual for either company. Times, Sunday Times (2014)
Synonyms of 'mean business'
be serious, be determined, be resolute, be set on something
Trends of 'mean business'
Used Rarely. mean business is in the lower 50% of commonly used words in the Collins dictionary
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Definition of mean business from the Collins English Dictionary
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