personal business

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Noun1.personal business - matters of personal concernpersonal business - matters of personal concern; "get his affairs in order"
concern - something that interests you because it is important or affects you; "the safety of the ship is the captain's concern"
dirty laundry, dirty linen - personal matters that could be embarrassing if made public
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He got through a great deal of personal business and saw a great many men who were doing interesting things in his own profession.
Ahlstrom sold its wipes business, the Home and Personal business area, to Suominen in 2011, but the transfer of the PaulE[degrees]nia plant in Brazil was prolonged due to delays in certain required official permissions and subsequent renegotiations between Suominen and Ahlstrom.
Neil Armstrong, a personal business adviser manager at Intraining said: "We're delighted to have been awarded this contract.
Caley director of football Graeme Bennett last night revealed: "Marius is going back to Romania to deal with personal business while the other players are in Denmark this week.
Besides, then we wouldn't have to talk to people anymore and waste precious time finding out about the weather in Kansas City, how the Twins are doing this year, what the kids in college are costing us, and all those other items that make our personal business relationships better as we eventually get to the reason of the business call.