Quantcast
Merriam-Webster Logo
  • Dictionary
  • Thesaurus
  • Scrabble
  • Spanish Central
  • Learner's Dictionary

land–office business

noun

Definition of land–office business

  1. :  extensive and rapid business <money changers … did a land-office business on payday — F. J. Haskin>



1839

First Known Use of land–office business

1839


Seen and Heard

What made you want to look up land–office business? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).

WORD OF THE DAY

to criticize in a loud and angry way

Get Word of the Day daily email!