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enterprise
American English: /ˈɛn(t)ərˌpraɪz/
British English: /ˈɛntəprʌɪz/

Translation of enterprise in Spanish:

noun

  • 1 1.1 countable (project)
    Example sentences
    • So bold an enterprise, so boldly undertaken, is bound to provoke not merely thought but dissent.
    • The cases tend to talk in terms of there being a joint enterprise, or pre-arranged plan or talk of the accused acting in concert.
    • It is at this point that the idea of a joint enterprise, be it marital or based on cohabitation, becomes crucial.
    1.2 uncountable (initiative, daring) men of great enterprise
    hombres de gran empuje or iniciativa
    the spirit of enterprise
    el espíritu emprendedor
    Example sentences
    • Sometimes, however, it can take a little initiative and enterprise to secure municipal services for the village.
    • I knew from an early age what that comfort depended on: diligence, enterprise and initiative.
    • As a result, initiative, enterprise, and valor are once again at a premium.
  • 2 2.1 countable (company) 2.2 uncountable (business activity) See examples: free enterprise
    la libre empresa

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