English Word of the Daybusinesslike
|English > English|
|1. adj. Methodical and efficient, in a way that would be advantageous to a business or businessperson|
|2. adj. Earnest and practical without being distracted or enthusiastic|
|For an interview, I'd think more businesslike. |
If she raises her voice, chokes someone off, displays any kind of anger or comes over all businesslike, people are either deeply shocked or just don't believe their ears and don't react at all.
Review Previous Words