unfinished business

noun
Updated on: 15 Nov 2017

Definition of unfinished business

: something that a person needs to deal with or work on : something that has not yet been done, dealt with, or completed
  • You and I still have some unfinished business together.

Word by Word Definitions

unfinished play
  1. : not finished:

  2. : not brought to an end or to the desired final state

  3. : being in a rough state : unpolished

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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