Enterprising in a sentence 🔊

Definition of Enterprising

Displaying bravery and daring in attempting some task. | Very able and ingenious in business dealings. | present participle of enterprise

Short Example Sentences for Enterprising

  • 1. There was much of the enterprising puppy in his nature and in his methods. 🔊
  • 2. But the reputation of this enterprising man needs no fictitious laurels. 🔊
  • 3. The enterprising spirit of the ants excited not less his admiration. 🔊
  • 4. Ralph, who was enterprising and fearless, obeyed without protest. 🔊
  • 5. There was an enterprising Parsi merchant who had opened a store there. 🔊

How to use Enterprising in Sentences?

  • 1. The first was that he had never been in such a fix before, despite his enterprising habits. 🔊
  • 2. He apparently employed his whole efficient and enterprising mind on the incident of the bird. 🔊
  • 3. An educated people are always enterprising in all kinds of general and local improvements. 🔊
  • 4. Reports of our being in various places were sent in by enterprising local correspondents.... 🔊
  • 5. Even the imagination of the squireens, spurred as it was by enterprising colonels, began to flag. 🔊
  • 6. Was I going too fast in setting myself up as the one man of this very enterprising firm? 🔊
  • 7. I soon began this work, having collected a number of enterprising men, well armed. 🔊
  • 8. These Danes were of the same stock as the Saxons, but more enterprising and bold. 🔊
  • 9. So enterprising had they now become that a public meeting was held and resolutions passed severely censuring them. 🔊
  • 10. But over them the enterprising young man had raised one of those big old sunshades that had lettering on them. 🔊
  • 11. In proportion as by these means the enterprising party is strengthened, the dread of a struggle is lessened. 🔊
  • 12. His wife was the only daughter of an enterprising slave-trader, who had left her a large amount of property. 🔊
  • 13. The more enterprising students could find the new ideas of the period in books not required in their course of study. 🔊
  • 14. It is said that these were originally built by an enterprising squatter, who for some unaccountable reason abandoned them shortly after. 🔊
  • 15. This latter enterprising individual spares no expense to secure the best improvements, and apply them to his instruments. 🔊
  • 16. We are at least three miles from the town, but they are enterprising enough to bring papers to us at this time in the morning. 🔊
  • 17. There are always enterprising firms who are prepared to simplify things for us, but we must make sure that their simplifications are warranted. 🔊
  • 18. Such a daring scheme as a return to Ireland did not even suggest itself to her less enterprising mind. 🔊
  • 19. And it is remarkable that, contrary to general experience, he became much more enterprising in advanced years than he had been in youth. 🔊
  • 20. He knew that his cousin although an enterprising was a cautious man, and had hardly hoped to find his proposal so favorably entertained. 🔊
  • 21. It was a dangerous scheme; but with daring, swiftfooted, enterprising men it did not seem impossible. 🔊
  • 22. This enterprising person and then that began to "run up" houses, irrespective of every other enterprising person who was doing the same thing. 🔊
  • 23. A dead level of uniformity may be secured, experiments and new lines of action by enterprising and original minds may be interfered with. 🔊
  • 24. The enterprising man, who sold it at twelve, goes out to buy one of the grandest estates within ten miles of the city. 🔊
  • 25. Most of it is in the hands of two enterprising Frenchmen, who started business some years ago, and are doing well. 🔊
  • 26. One of the devices of these enterprising companies is to offer their own guarantees as to both principal and interest of all mortgages negotiated by them. 🔊
  • 27. An enterprising Dublin newspaper desired to cover the Kingstown regatta with the aid of the wireless. 🔊
  • 28. An enterprising Sergeant Dickson hurried on in front of the army with a girl and a drummer boy at his side. 🔊
  • 29. It was a bachelor township until some enterprising man, bolder than the rest, and more saving, ventured to Sydney and returned with a wife. 🔊
  • 30. What, in the enterprising bloom of life, Fate with no light behest Required me to begin. 🔊