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1. businessman

noun. ['ˈbɪznəˌsmæn, ˈbɪznɪˌsmæn'] a person engaged in commercial or industrial business (especially an owner or executive).

Synonyms

  • businessperson
  • amalgamator
  • oilman
  • top executive
  • magnate
  • suit
  • operator
  • transactor
  • man of affairs
  • arbitrager
  • power
  • big businessman
  • industrialist
  • owner
  • bourgeois
  • proprietor
  • small businessman
  • king
  • baron
  • mogul
  • tycoon
  • business leader
  • arb
  • arbitrageur

Antonyms

  • uglify
  • nondriver
  • powerful
  • powerlessness

Etymology

  • -man (English)
  • business (English)
  • busines (Middle English (1100-1500))

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Words that Rhyme with Small Businessman

Example sentences of the word small-businessman


1. Noun Phrase
A small businessman may have contracts to deliver food to government-run nursing homes and local restaurants.

2. small-time

adjective. of minor importance.

Synonyms

  • nickel-and-dime

Antonyms

  • meaningful
  • essential

3. small-arm

noun. a portable gun.

Synonyms

  • .22
  • side arm
  • piece
  • firing pin
  • twenty-two
  • smoothbore
  • firearm
  • gun
  • muzzle loader
  • shooting iron
  • scattergun
  • shotgun
  • repeater
  • self-loader
  • repeating firearm
  • riot gun
  • handgun
  • lock
  • pistol
  • sights
  • rifle

Antonyms

  • disjoin
  • black
  • white
  • break

4. small

adjective. ['ˈsmɔl'] limited or below average in number or quantity or magnitude or extent.

Synonyms

  • size
  • puny
  • flyspeck
  • teensy-weensy
  • atomic
  • microscopic
  • slender
  • miniscule
  • minuscule
  • pocket-sized
  • teensy
  • half-size
  • runty
  • smallish
  • shrimpy
  • micro
  • small-scale
  • elflike
  • slim
  • wee
  • teeny
  • minute
  • pocket-size
  • smaller
  • teentsy
  • littler
  • undersize
  • undersized
  • diminutive
  • itty-bitty
  • elfin
  • bittie
  • petite
  • pocketable
  • little
  • bantam
  • olive-sized
  • microscopical
  • midget
  • dinky
  • weeny
  • infinitesimal
  • weensy
  • itsy-bitsy
  • tiny
  • miniature
  • bitty
  • teeny-weeny
  • subatomic
  • dwarfish
  • lilliputian
  • lesser

Antonyms

  • large
  • smallness
  • unsized
  • strong

Etymology

  • smal (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • smæl (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

5. small

adjective. ['ˈsmɔl'] limited in size or scope.

Synonyms

  • pocket-size
  • modest
  • limited
  • minor
  • pocket-sized

Antonyms

  • conventional
  • invisible
  • imprecise
  • awkward

Etymology

  • smal (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • smæl (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

6. small

adjective. ['ˈsmɔl'] (of children and animals) young, immature.

Synonyms

  • young
  • immature

Antonyms

  • unplayful
  • natural
  • high

Etymology

  • smal (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • smæl (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

7. small

noun. ['ˈsmɔl'] the slender part of the back.

Synonyms

  • body part
  • dorsum

Antonyms

  • pretentious
  • comprehensive
  • unrestricted

Etymology

  • smal (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • smæl (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

8. small

adjective. ['ˈsmɔl'] low or inferior in station or quality.

Synonyms

  • humble
  • modest
  • low
  • inferior

Antonyms

  • more
  • unemotional
  • unattractive
  • indecent

Etymology

  • smal (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • smæl (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

9. small

adjective. ['ˈsmɔl'] lowercase.

Synonyms

  • little
  • lowercase

Antonyms

  • thick
  • majuscule
  • tall

Etymology

  • smal (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • smæl (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

10. small

adjective. ['ˈsmɔl'] (of a voice) faint.

Synonyms

  • little

Antonyms

  • fat
  • wide

Etymology

  • smal (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • smæl (Old English (ca. 450-1100))
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