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do the business

1. To accomplish what needs to be done in a particular situation. You can always count on Rebecca to do the business if a situation has gone awry.
2. slang To have sexual intercourse. I did go back to his place, but we didn't do the business, if that's what you're implying!
See also: business

do the business

1 do what is required or expected; achieve the desired result. British informal 2 have sexual intercourse. vulgar slang
See also: business
References in classic literature ?
And when I had done the business at last, when I was wellnigh swooning myself with the work and the worry of it, guess--I give you leave to speak for this once--guess what were the first words the, lady said to me when she came to herself again."
Two hours after, all was over; we had done the business of both, admiring the foresight of our poor father, who had taken the precaution to bring each of us up in a different religion."
If the change be not from outward circumstances, it must be from within; it must be nature, man's nature, which has done the business for Captain Benwick."
If there had been at first two separate companies, one owning the telephone and the other the switchboard, neither could have done the business.
But Martinez's men have done the business in two predictable fixtures and now the third is coming.
Maybe if Hungarian Pial Orfol had turned up and done the business the result may have been somewhat different.
Becali didn't hang about this season and the holy man has already done the business.
De Vos said: "Benty and Shefki have really done the business this season.
Young has done the business world a great service by providing us with both the philosophical and practical underpinnings of the Caux Round Table's Principles for Business.
We were forced to make changes, but still had players who should have done the business. Fortunately nearly all of Charlton's chances fell to Jason Euell, who had an off-day, otherwise we would have been buried.
Yvan has done the business. He's done a better job and deserves to be champion.
Port Vale's teenage midfielder respondedto being left out by coming off the bench to grab alate winner with his third goal of the season, and boss Glover admitted: "I felt a bit sorry for Simon after leaving him out but he's come on and done the business, giving me a nice headache for next week."
Birmingham midfielder Stephen Clemence has praised the contribution of striker Emile Heskey saying: 'You are talking about someone who has done the business at international level Our prediction: 2-1
PLENTY of bargain buys have done the business for Mark Johnston over the years and we hear that THINK LUCKY is likely to be the next.
'Hibs deserve the limelight - they've done the business and cemented third spot.