Definition of business card in English:

business card


  • A small card printed with one's name, occupation, business address, etc.

    • ‘He produces a business card bearing his name printed on imitation wood stock.’
    • ‘Have you consented by giving someone a business card with your email address on it?’
    • ‘I'd rather ask for a business card and say I will phone them when I have had time to think about it.’
    • ‘He also scribbled a name and cellphone number on a business card and handed it to her.’
    • ‘My brother came home today and handed me over a business card.’
    • ‘She couldn't recall what the R. in my name stood for and got out the business card I got her.’
    • ‘Every single one of them has left a business card as they've gone through.’
    • ‘Like most foreigners in China on my business card I have a name spelled out in Chinese characters.’
    • ‘After discussing systems with her, she gave me a business card - only her name wasn't on it.’
    • ‘It is the size of a business card, it carries 1,000 songs and it has been flying off the shelves in US pre-orders.’
    • ‘The receptionist nodded as she jotted down a name and telephone number on the back of a business card.’
    • ‘Despite never handing out a business card, he has designed more than 50 homes over the past 10 years.’
    • ‘Reaching into his wallet he pulls out a business card and hands it to me.’
    • ‘The white card was the same size as the average business card and had what looked like a cell phone number written clearly in black in the middle.’
    • ‘He reached under his side of the counter and pulled out a ticket with Ron's name, a key and a business card.’
    • ‘His name was Mr. Kayano, and he remembered my name from a business card I had given him at the temple.’
    • ‘One of the keys to networking is the business card, and Rezac suggests you always have at least seven of them on you.’
    • ‘He explained in great detail the catering options and prices and gave me his business card, as well.’
    • ‘Doncheva returned the smile, and gave her business card to the woman's seven-year-old child.’
    • ‘She slips a business card into his pocket and walks out of the bar.’
    identification, id, credentials, papers
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business card