Definition of Business suit
1. Noun. A suit of clothes traditionally worn by businessmen.
Specialized synonyms: Three-piece Suit, Lounge Suit, Two-piece, Two-piece Suit
Lexicographical Neighbors of Business Suit
Literary usage of Business suit
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. The House and Home: A Practical Book by Lyman Abbott (1896)
"And now we come to the serious discussion of how the business suit for business women shall be fashioned. That this is a serious matter there can be no ..."
2. Modern Achievement edited by Edward Everett Hale (1902)
"The suit in which the " merchant prince " goes to his desk does not present to the average observer a richer appearance than the business suit of the ..."
3. Outing; Sport, Adventure, Travel, Fiction by Poultney Bigelow, James Henry Worman, Ben James Worman, Caspar Whitney, Albert Britt (1884)
"IT was a business suit, and there was nothing about it to attract a woman's eye any more than the first one, unless it was the good taste and judgment ..."
4. International Library of Technology: A Series of Textbooks for Persons by International Textbook Company (1905)
"A Pretty business suit We have an especially fine line of suitings for business \vrar. We know we can please you, and if you will call and see the line of ..."
5. Your Forces, and how to Use Them by Prentice Mulford (1889)
"8 THE RELIGION OF DRESS. or the theatre in that business-suit more or less of the ... Your business-suit, so full and infected by the business thought, ..."