mix business with pleasure

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Updated on: 15 Nov 2017

Definition of mix business with pleasure

: to do something enjoyable that is related to one's work
  • Playing golf with clients is one way to mix business with pleasure.

Word by Word Definitions

mix play
  1. : to combine or blend into one mass

  2. : to combine with another

  3. : to bring into close association

  1. : an act or process of mixing

  2. : a product of mixing: such as

  3. : a commercially prepared mixture of food ingredients

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

pleasure play
  1. : desire, inclination

  2. : a state of gratification

  3. : sensual gratification

  1. : to give pleasure to : gratify

  2. : to give sexual pleasure to

  3. : to take pleasure : delight


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