the business

Definition of the business

British slang
:a very good or impressive person or thing
  • Since he's won the tournament, he thinks he's the business.
  • You should see their new office. It's the business.

Word by Word Definitions

business play
  1. : purposeful activity : busyness

  2. : role, function

  3. : an immediate task or objective : mission


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