: marked by an independent energetic spirit and by readiness to act <an enterprising young reporter>
Examples of ENTERPRISING
- As an enterprising young reporter, she covered many important stories.
- <the company is claiming that there will be huge financial rewards for enterprising sales representatives>
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Related to ENTERPRISING
- ambitious, assertive, aggressive, fierce, go-getting, high-pressure, in-your-face, militant, pushy, self-asserting, self-assertive
- ambitionless, low-pressure, nonassertive, unaggressive, unambitious, unassertive, unenterprising
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