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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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