mind-your-own-business

[ mahynd-yer-ohn-biz-nis ]
/ ˈmaɪnd yər oʊnˈbɪz nɪs /

noun

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Definition for mind your own business (2 of 2)

business
[ biz-nis ]
/ ˈbɪz nɪs /

noun

adjective

of, noting, or pertaining to business, its organization, or its procedures.
containing, suitable for, or welcoming business or commerce: New York is a good business town.

Origin of business

before 950; Middle English; Old English bisignes. See busy, -ness

SYNONYMS FOR business

synonym study for business

1. See occupation.

pronunciation note for business

See isn't.

OTHER WORDS FROM business

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British Dictionary definitions for mind your own business (1 of 2)

mind-your-own-business

noun

a Mediterranean urticaceous plant, Helxine soleirolii, with small dense leaves: used for cover

British Dictionary definitions for mind your own business (2 of 2)

business
/ (ˈbɪznɪs) /

noun

Word Origin for business

Old English bisignis solicitude, attentiveness, from bisig busy + -nis -ness
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Idioms and Phrases with mind your own business

business

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