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  1. a person who undertakes or engages in some enterprise; entrepreneur.
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Origin of enterpriser

First recorded in 1515–25; enterprise + -er1
Dictionary.com Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2018

Examples from the Web for enterpriser

Historical Examples

  • To the enterpriser, cost seems the cause of the value of a product.

    The Principles of Economics

    Frank A. Fetter

  • The enterpriser guarantees to the capitalist-lender a fixed return.

  • The enterpriser can estimate these chances better than most men.

  • Every enterpriser is to some extent specializing as a risk-taker.

  • The task of the enterpriser is to get together the essential factors to secure valuable products.