Business

(Roget's Thesaurus)
<- N
PARAG:Business->N
GRP: \\ N \\ 1
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ business
business
occupation
employment
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ pursuit
pursuit
&c. 622
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ what one is doing
what one is doing
what one is about
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ affair
affair
concern
matter
case
GRP: \\ N \\ 2
Sgm: \\ N \\ 2 \\ matter in hand
matter in hand
irons in the fire
Sgm: \\ N \\ 2 \\ thing to do
thing to do
agendum
task
work
job
chore
=>(U.S.)
errand
commission
mission
charge
care
Sgm: \\ N \\ 2 \\ duty
duty
&c. 926
GRP: \\ N \\ 3
Sgm: \\ N \\ 3 \\ part
part
role
cue
Sgm: \\ N \\ 3 \\ province
province
function
lookout
department capacity
sphere
orb
field
line
Sgm: \\ N \\ 3 \\ walk of life
walk of life
Sgm: \\ N \\ 3 \\ beat
beat
round
routine
Sgm: \\ N \\ 3 \\ race
race
career
GRP: \\ N \\ 4
Sgm: \\ N \\ 4 \\ office
office
place
post
chargeship
incumbency
living
Sgm: \\ N \\ 4 \\ situation
situation
berth
employ
Sgm: \\ N \\ 4 \\ service
service
&c.(servitude) 749
Sgm: \\ N \\ 4 \\ engagement
engagement
Sgm: \\ N \\ 4 \\ undertaking
undertaking
&c. 676
GRP: \\ N \\ 5
Sgm: \\ N \\ 5 \\ vocation
vocation
calling
profession
cloth
faculty
Sgm: \\ N \\ 5 \\ industry
industry
art
Sgm: \\ N \\ 5 \\ industrial arts
industrial arts
Sgm: \\ N \\ 5 \\ craft
craft
mystery
handicraft
Sgm: \\ N \\ 5 \\ trade
trade
&c.(commerce) 794
GRP: \\ N \\ 6
Sgm: \\ N \\ 6 \\ exercise
exercise
Sgm: \\ N \\ 6 \\ work
work
&c.(action) 680
Sgm: \\ N \\ 6 \\ avocation
avocation
Sgm: \\ N \\ 6 \\ press of business
press of business
&c.(activity) 682
PARAG:Business->V
GRP: \\ V \\ 1
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ pass one's time in
pass one's time in
employ one's time in
spend one's time in
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ employ oneself in
employ oneself in
employ oneself upon
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ occupy oneself with
occupy oneself with
concern oneself with
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ make it one's business
make it one's business
&c.->N.
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ undertake
undertake
&c. 676
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ enter a profession
enter a profession
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ betake oneself to
betake oneself to
turn one's hand to
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ have to do with
have to do with
&c.(do) 680
GRP: \\ V \\ 2
Sgm: \\ V \\ 2 \\ drive a trade
drive a trade
Sgm: \\ V \\ 2 \\ carry on a trade
carry on a trade
do a trade
transact a trade
carry on business
do business
transact business
&c.->N.
Sgm: \\ V \\ 2 \\ keep a shop
keep a shop
Sgm: \\ V \\ 2 \\ ply one's task
ply one's task
ply one's trade
Sgm: \\ V \\ 2 \\ labor in one's vocation
labor in one's vocation
Sgm: \\ V \\ 2 \\ pursue the even tenor of one's way
pursue the even tenor of one's way
Sgm: \\ V \\ 2 \\ attend to business
attend to business
attend to one's work
GRP: \\ V \\ 3
Sgm: \\ V \\ 3 \\ officiate
officiate
serve
act
Sgm: \\ V \\ 3 \\ act one's part
act one's part
play one's part
Sgm: \\ V \\ 3 \\ do duty
do duty
Sgm: \\ V \\ 3 \\ serve the office
serve the office
discharge the office
perform the office
perform the duties
perform the functions of
Sgm: \\ V \\ 3 \\ hold an office
hold an office
fill an office
fill a place
fill a situation
Sgm: \\ V \\ 3 \\ hold a portfolio
hold a portfolio
GRP: \\ V \\ 4
Sgm: \\ V \\ 4 \\ be about
be about
be doing
be engaged in
be employed in
be occupied with
be at work on
Sgm: \\ V \\ 4 \\ have one's hands in
have one's hands in
have in hand
Sgm: \\ V \\ 4 \\ have on one's hands
have on one's hands
have on one's shoulders
Sgm: \\ V \\ 4 \\ bear the burden
bear the burden
Sgm: \\ V \\ 4 \\ have one's hands full
have one's hands full
&c.(activity) 682
GRP: \\ V \\ 5
Sgm: \\ V \\ 5 \\ be in the hands of
be in the hands of
be on the stocks
be on the anvil
Sgm: \\ V \\ 5 \\ pass through one's hands
pass through one's hands
PARAG:Business->Adj
GRP: \\ Adj \\ 1
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ businesslike
businesslike
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ workaday
workaday
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ professional
professional
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ official
official
functional
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ busy
busy
&c.(actively employed) 682
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ on hand
on hand
in hand
in one's hands
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ afoot
afoot
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ on foot
on foot
on the anvil
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ going on
going on
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ acting
acting
PARAG:Business->Adv
GRP: \\ Adv \\ 1
Sgm: \\ Adv \\ 1 \\ in the course of business
in the course of business
all in one's day's work
Sgm: \\ Adv \\ 1 \\ professionally
professionally
&c.->Adj.

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