Pronunciation of Enterprise
/ˈɛntəpɹˌa͡ɪz/, /ˈɛntəpɹˌaɪz/, /ˈɛ_n_t_ə_p_ɹ_ˌaɪ_z/
Synonyms for enterprise:
Other synonyms and related words:
flutter, experiment, opening, flier, determination, speculation, enterprisingness, house, action, throw, gumption, opening move, punch, get-up-and-go, zeal, try, gamble, courage, endeavour, ambition, Emprise, go ahead, crapshoot, outfit, first step, green light.
Sense 1 (noun)
Sense 2 (noun)
Sense 3 (noun)
Sense 4 (noun)
Sense 5 (noun)
energy, action, liveliness, activity, exercise, movement, feat, animation, act, undertaking, deed, occupation, performance, procedure, practice, maneuver, operation, behavior, agility, transaction, exploit, commission, effort, motion.
firm, employment, transaction, industry, company, profession, market, commerce, corporation, barter, assignment, selling, position, exchange, establishment, occupation, situation, station, vocation, management, merchant, livelihood, busy work, holding, consortium, posting, partnership, concern, specialty, trade, negotiation, service, proprietorship, career, affair, interest, calling, retailing, commission.
business concern (noun)
enterprisingness, move, business, campaign, venture, speculation, purpose, scheme, pursuit, trade, gumption, industry, deed, performance, engagement, action, zeal, try, project, outfit, courage, activity, get-up-and-go, essay, task, company, operation, flier, concern, affair, firm, work, attempt, house, initiative, effort, endeavour, endeavor, ambition, establishment.
feat, initiative, scheme, pursuit, campaign, task, procedure.
Usage examples for enterprise:
- You may be sure he will do all he can to assist you in this essential enterprise. - "The Light of Divine Guidance (Volume 1)", Shoghi Effendi.
- You came into it with your eyes open, and with a view to the improvement of your property, if the enterprise proved a success. - "Ovington's Bank", Stanley J. Weyman.