make it one's business

Definition of make it one's business

  1. :  to have as one's goal He's decided to make it his business to bring more affordable housing to the city.

Word by Word Definitions

makeplay
  1. :  behave, act

    :  to begin or seem to begin (an action)

    :  to cause to happen to or be experienced by someone

  1. :  the manner or style in which a thing is constructed

    :  brand

    :  the physical, mental, or moral constitution of a person

businessplay
  1. :  purposeful activity :  busyness

    :  role, function

    :  an immediate task or objective :  mission


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