Meaning of “business class” in the English Dictionary

(Definition of “business class” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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business classnoun

uk us

[ U ] TRANSPORT a type of air travel that is more expensive and has better conditions than economy class, or the part of a plane where people who have booked this type of travel sit:

Most of the special deals on flights are for business class only.
Complimentary drinks will be served to passengers in business class.
business-class passengers/seats/tickets

[ C ] a set of classes or a course of study in which the principles or methods of business are taught:

He got a promotion after taking business classes in the evening.

[ C or U ] MANAGEMENT the group of people within society who own or have important positions in companies:

During the election campaign, the Republican Party lost support among the business class.

business classadverb

uk us

TRANSPORT in business class:

fly/travel business class I prefer to fly business class.

(Definition of “business class” from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)