Glossary

Dictionary Glossary

This is a full glossary/dictionary of useful words you will find on Big Business English.

  • line [ business-vocab ]

    A line of products means a range or group of items with similar characteristics or branding.
     
    Our new line of anti-bacterial kitchen utensils will keep you and your family safe.
     
    In a company, a line can also be a way of organising the activity.
     
    The person immediately above you in a company organised this way is your line manager.
     
    I spoke to my line manager about the new project.
  • long-term [ general-vocab ]

    This means that something lasts for a long period of time.
     
    We are looking for long-term tenants to rent this apartment.
     
    The opposite of long-term is short-term, which refers to a short period of time.