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1. enterprise

noun. ['ˈɛntɝˌpraɪz, ˈɛnɝˌpraɪz'] a purposeful or industrious undertaking (especially one that requires effort or boldness).

Synonyms

  • commercial activity
  • task
  • endeavor
  • racket
  • fraudulent scheme
  • project
  • business activity
  • forlorn hope
  • illegitimate enterprise
  • endeavour
  • undertaking

Antonyms

  • inactivity
  • best
  • hide
  • disappear

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Words that Rhyme with Enterprise

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A common misspelling of enterprise is enteprise

Example sentences of the word enterprise


1. Noun, singular or mass
Describe what assets your enterprise will have or need.

2. Adverb
DCEO describes enterprise zones as “economically depressed areas of the state.”

Quotes containing the word enterprise


1. Man needs, for his happiness, not only the enjoyment of this or that, but hope and enterprise and change.
- Bertrand Russell

2. The system that enables the most people to earn the most success is free enterprise, by matching up people's skills, interests, and abilities. In contrast, redistribution simply spreads money around. Even worse, it attenuates the ability to earn success by perverting economic incentives.
- Arthur C. Brooks

3. I'm an American. We've translated democracy and brotherhood and equality into enterprise and opportunity and success - and that's getting Americanised.
- Susan Glaspell

2. free-enterprise

adjective. subscribing to capitalistic competition.

Synonyms

  • capitalistic
  • capitalist
  • competitive

Antonyms

  • liberal
  • noncompetitive
  • unaggressive
  • state-controlled

3. private-enterprise

adjective. subscribing to capitalistic competition.

Synonyms

  • capitalistic
  • capitalist
  • competitive

Antonyms

  • liberal
  • noncompetitive
  • unaggressive
  • state-controlled

4. enterprise

noun. ['ˈɛntɝˌpraɪz, ˈɛnɝˌpraɪz'] an organization created for business ventures.

Synonyms

  • collective
  • business concern
  • organisation
  • business organisation
  • commercial enterprise
  • business
  • giant
  • business organization
  • organization

Antonyms

  • nonalignment
  • finish
  • small
  • little

5. enterprise

noun. ['ˈɛntɝˌpraɪz, ˈɛnɝˌpraɪz'] readiness to embark on bold new ventures.

Synonyms

  • enterprisingness
  • go-ahead
  • initiative

Antonyms

  • separate
  • disintegrative
  • distributive
  • divided
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