Translation of "business" - English-Traditional Chinese dictionary


noun [ C or U ] (SELLING) uk us /ˈbɪz.nɪs/

the activity of buying and selling goods and services, or a particular company that does this, or work you do to earn money

My brother's in business. 我哥哥經商。
He's in the frozen food business. 他做冷凍食品生意。
The two brothers established/set up/started up a clothes retailing business. 兄弟倆開了家服裝零售商店。
Our firm does a lot of business with overseas customers. 我們公司與海外客戶的生意往來很多。
Eventually they found a consultant they felt they could do business with (= with whom they could work well). 最後他們找到了一個他們覺得可以與其愉快合作的顧問。
Currently, there are fewer firms in business (= operating) in the area than ever before. 目前在該地區經營的公司比以往任何時候都少。
This new tax will put a lot of small firms out of business (= they will stop operating). 這項新的稅收將導致許多小企業倒閉。
She set up in business (= started her own company) as a management consultant. 她自己開辦公司提供管理諮詢服務。
How is business (= Are you selling much) at the moment? 現在生意怎麽様?
Business is good/brisk/booming/flourishing (= I'm selling a lot). 生意興隆。
Business is bad/slack/quiet (= I'm not selling much). 生意清淡。
I'm in Baltimore on business. 我在巴爾的摩出差。
a business appointment 商務會面

(Translation of “business noun (SELLING)” from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Traditional) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)