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English definition of “go-getter”

go-getter

noun [C]     /ˈɡəʊˌɡet.ər/ US  /ˈɡoʊˌɡet̬.ɚ/
someone who is very energetic , determined to be successful , and able to deal with new or difficult situations easily : We only recruit go-getters who will be actively involved in the company's development .Stubborn and determined people go-getting     /ˈɡəʊˌɡet.ɪŋ/ US  /ˈɡoʊˌɡet̬-/ adjective He's a go-getting, high-powered business manager .Strong-willedEnergetic and lively
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