businessman

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noun busi·ness·man \-ˌman, -mən\

Definition of businessman

  1. :  a man who transacts business; especially :  a business executive

Examples of businessman in a Sentence

  1. I know it's hard for him to sell his paintings. He's always been a better artist than businessman.

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1803

First Known Use of businessman

1803


BUSINESSMAN Defined for English Language Learners

businessman

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noun

Definition of businessman for English Language Learners

  • : a man who works in business especially in a high position

  • : a man who is good at dealing with business and financial matters


BUSINESSMAN Defined for Kids

businessman

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noun busi·ness·man \ˈbiz-nəs-ˌman\

Definition of businessman for Students

plural

businessmen

\-ˌmen\
  1. :  a man in business especially as an owner or a manager



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