a person engaged in commercial or industrial business (especially an owner or executive)
- The merchant overreached me in a business deal.
- "A sweet temper" is a figurative expression, but "sweet coffee" is not.
- No one imagined that the apparently respectable business man was really a criminal.
- Nevertheless, he was a man of action, planning cities, building roads, and developing industries.
- man of business 经纪人