funny business

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Definition of funny business

: dishonest activity Fake bidding and other funny business occurred during the auction.

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“Funny business.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/funny%20business. Accessed 3 Aug. 2020.

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