Definition of “enterprising” - English Dictionary

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“enterprising” in British English

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enterprisingadjective

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

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

“enterprising” in American English

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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)