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"enterprising" in British English

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enterprisingadjective

uk   /ˈen.tə.praɪ.zɪŋ/ us   /ˈen.t̬ɚ.praɪ.zɪŋ/
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enterprisingadjective

us   /ˈen·tərˌprɑɪ·zɪŋ/
(of a person) good at thinking of and doing new and difficult things, esp. those that will make money: The business was started by a couple of enterprising women.
(Definition of enterprising from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

"enterprising" in Business English

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enterprisingadjective

uk   /ˈentəpraɪzɪŋ/ us  
good at thinking of new business ideas or projects, and making them successful: an enterprising business/company/firm Throughout our company we need diverse, talented, creative, enterprising individuals who seize responsibility and think strategically.
(Definition of enterprising from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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