enterprise enterprise  /ˈɛn tər ˌpraɪz/


  1. (n) a purposeful or industrious undertaking (especially one that requires effort or boldness)
  2. (n) an organization created for business ventures
  3. (n) readiness to embark on bold new ventures


  1. The SEC cracks down on a family's business practices The genteel Buckley clan of fashionable rural Connecticut has long championed free enterprise and political.
  2. A great enterprise encountered severe and prolonged difficulties.
  3. She started her enterprise by selling skin creams concocted by her uncle, a chemist, in beauty shops, beach clubs and resorts.


  1. Enterprise to make final trip Thursday

    The USS Enterprise will grace the waters of Hampton Roads one more time Thursday, moving from Naval Station Norfolk to the Newport News shipyard for final deactivation.        
    on June 19, 2013     Source: Daily Press

  2. Enterprise City Schools Superintendent Has New Position

    Enterprise City Schools will have to look for a new superintendent.
    on June 19, 2013     Source: WTVY Dothan

  3. Enterprise, Western Gas Form JV

    Enterprise Products Partners, L.P., and Western Gas Partners, LP have teamed up to hold natural gas liquid fractionation trains 7 and 8.
    on June 19, 2013     Source: Zacks via Yahoo! Finance


  • Trying to reassure recession-weary Americans, Bush said: "Together, with determination and hard work, we will restore our economy to the path of growth. We will show the world once again the resilience of America's free enterprise system."
    on Jan 15, 2009 By: President Bush Source: Reuters UK

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