What does businessman mean?

Definitions for businessman
ˈbɪz nɪsˌmænbusi·ness·man

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word businessman.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. businessman, man of affairs(noun)

    a person engaged in commercial or industrial business (especially an owner or executive)


  1. businessman(Noun)

    a man in business, one who works at a commercial institution

The Roycroft Dictionary

  1. businessman

    One who gets the business and completes the transaction--all the rest are clerks and laborers.

British National Corpus

  1. Nouns Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'businessman' in Nouns Frequency: #1877

How to pronounce businessman?

  1. Alex
    US English

How to say businessman in sign language?

  1. businessman


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of businessman in Chaldean Numerology is: 2

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of businessman in Pythagorean Numerology is: 1

Examples of businessman in a Sentence

  1. Chad Sweet:

    Toby Neugebauer is an extraordinarily talented leader -- a hugely successful businessman, a mega-fundraiser and a proven political visionary.

  2. Vince DiSylvester:

    He's a businessman, he knows business, he knows how to get things done, and he tells it like it is. If you don't like it - well, too bad.

  3. Anuj Somany:

    It is a fashion to talk about 'Working With Passion' and 'Living With Compassion'. So, just ensure that a person conducting a session on such subjects does not do covertly any product or businessman promotion through communication or presentation.

  4. Daniel Carmon:

    It could be that the Israeli businessman arrives on a Monday flight and wants to return on Thursday with a deal in hand. I say to him 'forget it'. It's not going to happen. There are processes, the processes take time, not four days.

  5. Donald Trump:

    I like him because he's a businessman. He does what he says he's going to do. I've seen him lose a ton of money and bounce back, we're in terrible financial debt. I hope he can bail us out.

Images & Illustrations of businessman

  1. businessmanbusinessmanbusinessmanbusinessmanbusinessman

Popularity rank by frequency of use


Translations for businessman

From our Multilingual Translation Dictionary

Get even more translations for businessman »


Find a translation for the businessman definition in other languages:

Select another language:

  • - Select -
  • 简体中文 (Chinese - Simplified)
  • 繁體中文 (Chinese - Traditional)
  • Español (Spanish)
  • Esperanto (Esperanto)
  • 日本語 (Japanese)
  • Português (Portuguese)
  • Deutsch (German)
  • العربية (Arabic)
  • Français (French)
  • Русский (Russian)
  • ಕನ್ನಡ (Kannada)
  • 한국어 (Korean)
  • עברית (Hebrew)
  • Українська (Ukrainian)
  • اردو (Urdu)
  • Magyar (Hungarian)
  • मानक हिन्दी (Hindi)
  • Indonesia (Indonesian)
  • Italiano (Italian)
  • தமிழ் (Tamil)
  • Türkçe (Turkish)
  • తెలుగు (Telugu)
  • ภาษาไทย (Thai)
  • Tiếng Việt (Vietnamese)
  • Čeština (Czech)
  • Polski (Polish)
  • Bahasa Indonesia (Indonesian)
  • Românește (Romanian)
  • Nederlands (Dutch)
  • Ελληνικά (Greek)
  • Latinum (Latin)
  • Svenska (Swedish)
  • Dansk (Danish)
  • Suomi (Finnish)
  • فارسی (Persian)
  • ייִדיש (Yiddish)
  • հայերեն (Armenian)
  • Norsk (Norwegian)
  • English (English)

Discuss these businessman definitions with the community:

Word of the Day

Would you like us to send you a FREE new word definition delivered to your inbox daily?

Please enter your email address:


Use the citation below to add this definition to your bibliography:


"businessman." Definitions.net. STANDS4 LLC, 2020. Web. 11 Jul 2020. <https://www.definitions.net/definition/businessman>.

Are we missing a good definition for businessman? Don't keep it to yourself...

Free, no signup required:

Add to Chrome

Get instant definitions for any word that hits you anywhere on the web!

Free, no signup required:

Add to Firefox

Get instant definitions for any word that hits you anywhere on the web!

Nearby & related entries:

Alternative searches for businessman:

Thanks for your vote! We truly appreciate your support.