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big business

noun [U]
 
 
ACTIVITY an activity that makes a lot of money: Football has become big business.Earning money and money earned
COMPANY large, powerful businessesBusinesses and enterprises
Translations of “big business”
in Chinese (Traditional) 企業, 大企業, 大財團…
in Russian доходное дело, большой бизнес…
in Turkish çok para getiren iş, faaliyet, çalışma…
in Chinese (Simplified) 企业, 大企业, 大财团…
in Polish wielki biznes…
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