big business

noun

Definition of big business

  1. 1 :  an economic group consisting of large profit-making corporations especially with regard to their influence on social or political policy

  2. 2 :  a very profitable enterprise

Examples of big business in a sentence

  1. The tax proposal will be of most benefit to big business.

  2. Tourism is big business in the region.

1905

First Known Use of big business

1905


BIG BUSINESS Defined for English Language Learners

big business

noun

Definition of big business for English Language Learners

  • : large companies considered together as a powerful group

  • : an activity or product that makes a large amount of money


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