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Personal business   /pˈərsɪnɪl bˈɪznəs/   Listen
Personal business

Matters of personal concern.  Synonyms: affairs, personal matters.

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"Personal business" Quotes from Famous Books

... It read "Captain Newhall begs to assure the adjutant-general, Department of the Platte, that he meant no discourtesy in failing to register. He was unaware of the rule existing at department headquarters, had come here on personal business connected with certain real estate in which he has an interest, is on two months' leave from his station New Orleans, Louisiana, and will register the moment the office opens in the morning unless he should be compelled to leave for ...
— A Wounded Name • Charles King

... was an instantaneous recovery of his emotional rapture of the overnight; nor was it a bar to graver considerations. His Chief had gone down to a house in the country; his personal business was to see and sound the followers of their party—after another sight of his Tony. She would be sure to counsel sagaciously; she always did. She had a marvellous intuition of the natures of the men he worked with, solely from ...
— The Shaving of Shagpat • George Meredith

Words linked to "Personal business" :   dirty laundry, concern, dirty linen

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