- a person regularly employed in business, especially a white-collar worker, executive, or owner.
Origin of businessperson
- businesspersons collectively.
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Examples from the Web for businessperson
It was a life-changing immersion, one I would recommend for every serious foreign journalist or businessperson.Piers Morgan’s Comeback Strategy
February 27, 2014
There remain plenty of national Republicans a businessperson can love.The Dems’ Fork in the Road
November 12, 2013
But I think overall people still respected me as a businessperson.Jill Zarin’s Fashion Savvy Reaps Reality TV’s Rewards With a Line Called Skweez Couture
Misty White Sidell
March 18, 2013
Our viewer is a businessperson who cares about the global story as it relates to the economy and markets.The 'Money Honey' Fires Back
March 28, 2010
- a person engaged in commercial or industrial business, esp as an owner or executive
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