HyperDic: enterprising

English > 1 sense of the word enterprising:
ADJECTIVEallenterprisingmarked by imagination, initiative, and readiness to undertake new projects
enterprising > pronunciation
Soundseh'nerpray.zihng; eh'nterpray.zihng
Rhymesabducting ... zoning: 2044 rhymes with ihng...
English > enterprising: 1 sense > adjective 1
Meaningmarked by imagination, initiative, and readiness to undertake new projects.
  • "an enterprising foreign policy"
  • "an enterprising young man likely to go far"
Narrowerenergetic, gumptious, industrious, up-and-comingWorking hard to promote an enterprise
entrepreneurialwilling to take risks in order to make a profit
See alsoadventurous, adventuresomewilling to undertake or seeking out new and daring enterprises
ambitiousHaving a strong desire for success / success or achievement
energeticpossessing or exerting or displaying energy
Oppositeunenterprising, nonenterprisinglacking in enterprise
Spanishemprendedor, emprendedora
Nounsenterprisingnessreadiness to embark on bold new ventures
Adverbsenterprisinglyin an enterprising manner

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