in the business of

idiom

: to have (something) as one's job or purpose
A public library is in the business of providing information to the public.

Examples of in the business of in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web Having Amodei and his company on the cover of this issue speaks loudly about how quickly AI has moved to the top of the agenda of the world’s leading companies, even those that are not in the business of developing it themselves. Sam Jacobs, TIME, 30 May 2024 Maria Shriver is in the business of making her children's dreams come true. Esther Kang, Peoplemag, 3 May 2024 An ethical psychiatrist is not in the business of providing such satisfaction to his or her patients. Kwame Anthony Appiah, New York Times, 24 May 2024 James Arthur has found himself in the business of love! Erin Clack, Peoplemag, 21 May 2024 New movie could increase interest Hollywood plays a surprising role in the business of storm chasing. Elizabeth Weise, USA TODAY, 20 May 2024 Because, presumably, Mrs. Cohen was not in the business of using a loan against their home to keep Trump out of trouble. Anita Chabria, Los Angeles Times, 14 May 2024 News media is in the business of audience development and dissemination of information, and the traffic to both our members’ websites and the MDDCNews.com aggregated site dwarfs a state website. Rebecca Snyder, Baltimore Sun, 22 Apr. 2024 This is how, in the age of virality, an artist can still be in the business of empire-building. Chris Gallagher, USA TODAY, 12 May 2024

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“In the business of.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/in%20the%20business%20of. Accessed 18 Jun. 2024.

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