a paid union official who represents a local and its membership in dealing with an employer.
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How to use business agent in a sentence
Daylight flooded the room as a maid brought a card to her mistress; "Heurteux, business agent."The Nabob | Alphonse Daudet
Still, I shall give my note into a hands of his business agent here, and pay him the interest as it falls due.Mark Twain, A Biography, 1835-1910, Complete | Albert Bigelow Paine
On entering his apartments, the business agent was greatly surprised to find bailiffs proceeding to levy upon his furniture.Brother Jacques (Novels of Paul de Kock, Volume XVII) | Charles Paul de Kock
Several people did mention a Murville, who was a business agent, then a swindler, and all-in-all a thoroughly bad fellow.Brother Jacques (Novels of Paul de Kock, Volume XVII) | Charles Paul de Kock
So the tinker hired a professional show-man for his business agent, and built a little theatre and stage.Japanese Fairy World | William Elliot Griffis