like nobody's business

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Updated on: 15 Nov 2017

Definition of like nobody's business

informal
:very well or quickly or in very large amounts
  • She can design computer programs like nobody's business.
  • It's been raining like nobody's business.

Word by Word Definitions

nobody play
  1. : no person : not anybody

  1. : a person of no influence or consequence

business play
  1. : a usually commercial or mercantile activity engaged in as a means of livelihood : trade, line

  2. : a commercial or sometimes an industrial enterprise

  3. : dealings or transactions especially of an economic nature : patronage


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