(noun) a business which uses the internet to sell goods or services, esp one which does not also have shops or offices that people can visit or phone
(noun) the act of buying, selling, and ordering goods and services using the internet
(noun) (as modifier)
Use "e-businesses" in a sentence
"Mr. Lavin notes that e-businesses, such as selling items on eBay, may not be the best option for teens without the right background and support: "You have to be very careful when you are starting an online entrepreneurship, but if a teenager has the skill set and support of their parents, online is a good option.""
"For e-businesses that depend on shoppers like Garberg, what they learn about the lives of Netizens will be invaluable."
"What they found may be a sobering message for e-businesses: consumers are fearful that e-tailers are tracking their every online move -- and even more worried about who is tracking their credit-card numbers."