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20.
What poeple in Los Angeles call movie TV and music business
K: What's your dad do for a living?
M: He's in the business; he's a producer
by Lomp April 29, 2007
 
1.
It's what's going on I'ts what's happening
That party last night was the business. That new outfit I bought is the business
by "D" Dog August 20, 2005
 
2.
Slang term for sex. Also, an english Oi!/Punk band.
Whats all that moaning? Sounds like someones doing the business...
by mikey misconduct January 22, 2004
 
3.
-verb
The act of having sex with a female.
Last night, i gave my girl the business!
by Matthew Hamilton April 18, 2008
 
4.
1. A phrase pertaining to the level of coolness of an object (I.e person, place, place or thing).

2. A substitute phrase for words such as "cool", "tight", "awesome" etc. etc.
"Dude, that basketball game was the business."

"Bro, check out that girl, shes the business."

"That was the business!!"
by wezley1111 January 09, 2008
 
5.
When you give someone "the business" you make them feel like a complete fool. You don't just give them a talking to, you leave them feeling like a fucktard
If she steals my lipstick again I'm going to give her the business
by Coco chenille May 26, 2006
 
6.
1. to "know" someone in the biblical sense.

2. Awesome, sweet, sick, bad, wicked, groovy, cool, kewl, nice, tight, bad mother.

3. A stern talking to, a lecture.
1. "And Adam gave the business to Eve his wife; and she conceived, and bare Cain."

2. Fight Club is the business!

3. a. My boss just sent me a nasty. I think he's gonna give me the business in person next.
3. b. Dude, that chick keeps coming in late. I think I am going to have to give her the business about it.
by Grymm Deth February 02, 2010
 
7.
a way to say "the shit" without sounding like a complete faggot and mainstreamer
"I'm the business"

"Get out of the way guys, here comes THE BUSINESS"
by Sarmen Sinanian October 06, 2006