Translation of "business" - English-Polish dictionary


noun uk /ˈbɪznɪs/ us

A1 the buying and selling of goods or services

biznes, interesy
The shop closed last year, but now they're back in business.
We do a lot of business with China.
His company has gone out of business (= failed).

A2 an organization that sells goods or services

firma, przedsiębiorstwo
My uncle runs a small decorating business.
WORK [ U ]

B1 work that you do to earn money

interes, praca
She's in Vienna on business (= working).
a nasty/strange, etc business

an unpleasant/strange, etc situation

przykra /dziwna itp. sprawa
be sb's (own) business

to be something private that other people do not need to know

≈ to czyjaś (prywatna) sprawa
be none of sb's business

B2 If something is none of someone's business, they do not need to know about it, although they want to, because it does not affect them.

≈ to nie czyjaś sprawa
mind your own business

used to tell someone in a rude way that you do not want them to ask about something private

pilnuj swojego nosa , nie wtrącaj się → See also big business , show business

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