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"can-do" in British English

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can-doadjective [before noun]

uk   /ˌkænˈduː/  us   /ˌkænˈduː/ US
If you have a can-do character or way of dealing with a problem, you are very positive about your ability to achieve success: Her can-do attitude is what made her our choice for the job.
(Definition of can-do from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"can-do" in Business English

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can-doadjective [before noun]

uk   us   /ˈkænˌduː/
confident in your ability to deal with problems and achieve success: It was his can-do attitude that was at the heart of his great achievements.
(Definition of can-do from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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