Translation of "business" - English-Italian dictionary

business

noun uk /ˈbɪz·nɪs/ us /ˈbɪz·nəs/

A1 [ no plural ] the buying and selling of goods or services

affari, commercio
We do / a lot of business with China. Facciamo / molto commercio con la Cina.

A2 an organization that sells goods or services

azienda, ditta
He runs a / small cleaning business. Gestisce una / piccola impresa di pulizie.

B1 [ no plural ] work that is part of your job

affari
a business trip/lunch una gita/un pranzo di affari
be none of someone’s business

to be something private that another person should not be interested in

non essere affari di qualcuno
mind your own business!

used to rudely tell someone that a subject is private and they should not ask you about it

fatti gli affari/i fatti propri!

(Translation of “business” from the Cambridge English–Italian Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)