business card


a small card on which is printed, typically, a person's name, job title, firm, business address, and telephone number.

Nearby words

  1. business administration,
  2. business agent,
  3. business angel,
  4. business as usual,
  5. business before pleasure,
  6. business case,
  7. business casual,
  8. business class,
  9. business college,
  10. business cycle

Origin of business card

First recorded in 1830–40 Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019

Examples from the Web for business card

  • About a week later, a package addressed to me, and bearing the business-card of a well-known tailor, was left at our door.

    Phaeton Rogers|Rossiter Johnson