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"go-getter" in British English

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go-getternoun [C]

uk   /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.
go-getting
adjective uk   /ˈɡəʊˌɡet.ɪŋ/ us   /ˈɡoʊˌɡet̬.ɪŋ/
UK He's a go-getting, high-powered business manager.
(Definition of go-getter from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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go-getternoun [C]

/ˈɡoʊˌɡet̬·ər/
someone who is energetic and works hard to succeed: We like go-getters who bring in new customers.
(Definition of go-getter from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

"go-getter" in Business English

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go-getternoun [C]

uk   us  
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.
(Definition of go-getter from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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