Meaning of “entrepreneur” in the English Dictionary

"entrepreneur" in British English

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entrepreneurnoun [ C ]

uk /ˌɒn.trə.prəˈnɜːr/ us /ˌɑːn.trə.prəˈnɝː/
entrepreneurial
adjective uk /ˌɒn.trə.prəˈnɜː.ri.əl/ us /ˌɑːn.trə.prəˈnʊr.i.əl/

She'll make money - she's got that entrepreneurial spirit.

(Definition of “entrepreneur” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"entrepreneur" in American English

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entrepreneurnoun [ C ]

us /ˌɑn·trə·prəˈnɜr, -ˈnʊər/

a person who attempts to make a profit by starting a company or by operating alone in the business world, esp. when it involves taking risks:

He’s an entrepreneur who made his money in computer software.
entrepreneurial
adjective us /ˌɑn·trə·prəˈnɜr·i·əl, -ˈnʊər-/

(Definition of “entrepreneur” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

"entrepreneur" in Business English

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entrepreneurnoun [ C ]

uk /ˌɒntrəprəˈnɜːr/ us

someone who makes money by starting their own business, especially when this involves seeing a new opportunity and taking risks:

an internet/e-commerce/dotcom entrepreneur
a property/retail/technology entrepreneur
a wealthy/successful/talented entrepreneur

(Definition of “entrepreneur” from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)