Synonyms for business

Synonyms for (noun) business

Synonyms: business, byplay, stage business

Definition: incidental activity performed by an actor for dramatic effect

Usage: his business with the cane was hilarious

Similar words: performing, acting, playacting, playing

Definition: the performance of a part or role in a drama


Synonyms: business, job, line, line of work, occupation

Definition: the principal activity in your life that you do to earn money

Usage: he's not in my line of business

Similar words: activity

Definition: any specific behavior

Usage: they avoided all recreational activity


Synonyms: commercial enterprise, business, business enterprise

Definition: the activity of providing goods and services involving financial and commercial and industrial aspects

Usage: computers are now widely used in business

Similar words: commerce, commercialism, mercantilism

Definition: transactions (sales and purchases) having the objective of supplying commodities (goods and services)


Synonyms: business

Definition: the volume of commercial activity

Usage: business is good today; show me where the business was today

Similar words: business activity, commercial activity

Definition: activity undertaken as part of a commercial enterprise


Synonyms: business

Definition: a rightful concern or responsibility

Usage: it's none of your business; mind your own business

Similar words: concern, headache, vexation, worry

Definition: something or someone that causes anxiety; a source of unhappiness

Usage: New York traffic is a constant concern; it's a major worry


Synonyms: business

Definition: an immediate objective

Usage: gossip was the main business of the evening

Similar words: aim, object, objective, target

Definition: the goal intended to be attained (and which is believed to be attainable)

Usage: the sole object of her trip was to see her children


Synonyms: business, business sector

Definition: business concerns collectively

Usage: Government and business could not agree

Similar words: sector

Definition: a social group that forms part of the society or the economy

Usage: the public sector


Synonyms: concern, business, business concern, business organisation, business organization

Definition: a commercial or industrial enterprise and the people who constitute it

Usage: he bought his brother's business; a small mom-and-pop business; a racially integrated business concern

Similar words: enterprise

Definition: an organization created for business ventures

Usage: a growing enterprise must have a bold leader


Synonyms: clientele, business, patronage

Definition: customers collectively

Usage: they have an upper class clientele

Similar words: people

Definition: (plural) any group of human beings (men or women or children) collectively

Usage: old people; there were at least 200 people in the audience