enterprisingness love

Help Wordnik hunt for a million missing words by backing our Kickstarter!



from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. readiness to embark on bold new ventures


Sorry, no etymologies found.


  • West, but is, oftentimes, an informed and cultivated kind of enterprisingness, which causes Atlanta not only to "do things," but to do things showing vision, and, furthermore, to do them with an "air."

    American Adventures A Second Trip 'Abroad at home'

  • This class of population also accounts for the fact that the enterprisingness so characteristic of Atlanta is not the mere rough, ebullient spirit of "go to it!" to be found in so many hustling cities of the Middle West and

    American Adventures A Second Trip 'Abroad at home'


Log in or sign up to get involved in the conversation. It's quick and easy.