businessmen businessmen  /ˈbɪz nɪs ˌmɛn/

Definition(s):

  • (n) the body of individuals who manage businesses

Usage(s):

  1. Along with pride in status and problems of self-government, independence for the 31 nations of black Africa means the emergence of black businessmen.
  2. Still, Surat's businessmen remain hopeful, and an international airport is being constructed to lure the world's businessmen to the city.
  3. Elbow to elbow sat 2,000 businessmen eager to say their say about whether NRA should permit or forbid price fixing and price control.

News

  1. Source: Subpoenas Sent To Vincent Orange, Businessmen

    Sources say federal prosecutors sent subpoenas to DC Councilman Vincent Orange and some Ward 5 businessmen.
    on June 12, 2013     Source: WUSA 9 Washington, D.C.

  2. Egypt Islamists Call for Counter-Demonstrations

    Egypt Islamists call for demonstrations, accuse businessmen and Gulf states of plotting chaos        
    on June 12, 2013     Source: ABC News

  3. New Project Will Send Your Messages to Aliens in Deep Space

    NEW YORK — A group of scientists, businessmen and entrepreneurs are tired of waiting around for E.T. to get in touch.
    on June 12, 2013     Source: SPACE.com via Yahoo! News

Quotes

  1. "I know both those guys; they are very savvy businessmen," Obama said in the interview yesterday in the Oval Office with Bloomberg BusinessWeek, which will appear on newsstands Friday. "I, like most of the American people, don't begrudge...
    on Feb 9, 2010 By: Barack Obama Source: BusinessWeek

  2. By 1997, Litvinenko said his department had become "responsible for illegal punishments or so-called extralegal executions of unsuitable businessmen, politicians and other public figures. In parallel, the department blackmailed the same targets for...
    on Nov 25, 2006 By: Alexander Litvinenko Source: Forbes

  3. "When I leave here after the All-Star game, I'm much more optimistic about the prospects of the team meeting the goals that have been set," Stern said. "The people I hear interviewed, the businessmen I speak to, the fans, the government...
    on Feb 18, 2007 By: David Stern Source: KSTP.com

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