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Engelsk substantiv: business

1. business (om gruppe) a commercial or industrial enterprise and the people who constitute it


Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningHe bought his brother's business.
A small mom-and-pop business.
A racially integrated business concern.


Ord med samme betydning (synonymer)business concern, business organisation, business organization, concern


Mindre spesifikke uttrykkenterprise


Mere spesifikke uttrykkagency, brokerage, business firm, carrier, chain, common carrier, dealership, firm, franchise, house, maker, manufacturer, manufacturing business, partnership, processor, shipbuilder, underperformer


Tilhører disse spesifikke uttrykkenedivision


Overordnet kategoribusiness, business enterprise, commercial enterprise


Forekomster i samme kategorishipping room

2. business (om handling) the activity of providing goods and services involving financial and commercial and industrial aspects


Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningComputers are now widely used in business.


Ord med samme betydning (synonymer)business enterprise, commercial enterprise


Mindre spesifikke uttrykkcommerce, commercialism, mercantilism


Mere spesifikke uttrykkadvertising, agribusiness, agriculture, building, butchering, butchery, construction, discount business, employee-owned business, employee-owned enterprise, factory farm, field, field of operation, finance, fishing, industry, line of business, manufacture, packaging, printing, publication, publicizing, publishing, real-estate business, shipping, storage, tourism, touristry, transport, transportation, venture


Omfatter disse spesifikke uttrykkbusiness activity, commercial activity


Omfatter disse overordnede uttrykkenemarket, market place, marketplace


Forekomster i samme kategoriadministration, astuteness, bankroll, business, business, business, business concern, business organisation, business organization, business people, business sector, businesspeople, capitalist, celluloid, chain, cinema, concern, copartner, disposal, doldrums, dull, establishment, film, gambling den, gambling hell, gambling house, gaming house, hostile, intangible, operation, overcapitalisation, overcapitalization, perspicaciousness, perspicacity, player, privatise, privatize, roll, shrewdness, slow, sluggish, stagnancy, stagnation, tangible

3. business (om handling) the principal activity in your life that you do to earn money


Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningHe's not in my line of business.


Ord med samme betydning (synonymer)job, line, line of work, occupation


Mindre spesifikke uttrykkactivity


Mere spesifikke uttrykkaccountancy, accounting, appointment, berth, billet, biz, calling, career, catering, confectionery, craft, employment, farming, game, land, medium, metier, office, photography, place, position, post, profession, salt mine, situation, sport, spot, trade, treadmill, vocation, work

4. business (om erkjendelse) a rightful concern or responsibility


Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningIt's none of your business.
Mind your own business.


Mindre spesifikke uttrykkconcern, headache, vexation, worry

5. business (om erkjendelse) an immediate objective


Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningGossip was the main business of the evening.


Mindre spesifikke uttrykkaim, object, objective, target


Mere spesifikke uttrykkoccasions

6. business (om handling) the volume of commercial activity


Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningBusiness is good today.
Show me where the business was today.


Mindre spesifikke uttrykkbusiness activity, commercial activity


Mere spesifikke uttrykkland-office business, patronage, trade


Overordnet kategoribusiness, business enterprise, commercial enterprise

7. business (om gruppe) business concerns collectively


Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningGovernment and business could not agree.


Ord med samme betydning (synonymer)business sector


Mindre spesifikke uttrykksector


Mere spesifikke uttrykkbig business


Overordnet kategoribusiness, business enterprise, commercial enterprise


Forekomster i samme kategoriincorporate

8. business (om gruppe) customers collectively


Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningThey have an upper class clientele.


Ord med samme betydning (synonymer)clientele, patronage


Mindre spesifikke uttrykkpeople

9. business (om handling) incidental activity performed by an actor for dramatic effect


Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningHis business with the cane was hilarious.


Ord med samme betydning (synonymer)byplay, stage business


Mindre spesifikke uttrykkacting, performing, playacting, playing


Mere spesifikke uttrykkschtick, schtik, shtick, shtik









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