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walked with an air of business

John Grisham's "The Pelican Brief":
She walked with an air of business, her eyes darting in all directions behind the shades. If they were back there somewhere in the shadows watching and keeping up, they were good.
my question:
1. walked with an air of business
2. what does "they were good" mean here?
thank you for your help

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Base language: English
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    "Walked with an air of business" means "walked in a businesslike manner" - which could mean several things - but here would mean deliberately and carefully.
    "They were good" as Randy says - means they were skilled. In other words - if there was someone watching her, she couldn't see them, which means that they were hiding well.

     

    1. walked with an air of business = aura of steadiness and practicality
    2. what does "they were good" mean here? = skilled

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