Simple Definition of businessman
: a man who works in business especially in a high position
: a man who is good at dealing with business and financial matters
Full Definition of businessman
: a man who transacts business; especially : a business executive
Examples of businessman in a sentence
I know it's hard for him to sell his paintings. He's always been a better artist than businessman.
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BUSINESSMAN Defined for Kids
Definition of businessman for Students
plural businessmen \-ˌmen\
: a man in business especially as an owner or a manager
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