- A bold, difficult, dangerous, or important undertaking.
- A business venture or company.
An example of an enterprise is a new start-up business.
An example of enterprise is someone taking initiative to start a business.
The government sponsored enterprises (GSEs) are a group of financial services corporations which have been created by the United States Congress.
A micro-enterprise is defined as a business having 5 or fewer employees and a low seed capital.
He has shown great enterprise throughout his early career.
Private enterprise is basic to capitalism.
Origin of enterprise
From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition