Meaning of “go-getter” in the English Dictionary

"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)

"go-getter" in American English

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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)