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in business

operating; equipped or ready to operate. We're in business now, and things are running smoothly. Now it works. Now we're in business.
See also: business

in business

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If you say that you are in business, you mean that you can start doing something because you have got everything ready for it. It plugs in here, right? Okay, we're in business. Let's see how it works, guys. It'll be all right, Tony. With your man keeping tabs on her, we'll be in business the moment she makes a move.
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in business

able to begin operations. informal
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in business

mod. operating; equipped to operate. Now it works. Now we’re in business.
See also: business
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