Thesaurus / businesslike

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Nor was there anything in the least businesslike, official, or stenographic about her manner.

QueedHenry Sydnor Harrison

But Mr. Denslow assured us that the proceeding was wholly proper and businesslike, and Alice paid no heed to my expostulations.

The HouseEugene Field

There was about it a gross, businesslike air that was infinitely depressing.

The Merry-go-roundW. Somerset Maugham

Barbara Sutton stood in the doorway, a small but businesslike revolver in her hand.

Perner the businesslike stripped himself of his last cent and borrowed a dollar of Van Dorn to make his share equal.

The Bread LineAlbert Bigelow Paine

“These toy classes are for the cheerless and neglected,” said the knight, frowning in a businesslike way at the pamphlet.

He came to speak to business men and he would speak to them in a businesslike way.

DublinersJames Joyce

Bryce usually passed Kesby's office with a businesslike nod, but Pierce smiled in, stopping for an instant with Bryce.

The middleman outfits arrange for orderly and businesslike liaison between the two.

The Colors of SpaceMarion Zimmer Bradley

"Then I'll not see you again for several days," said I, most businesslike.

The DelugeDavid Graham Phillips

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