Origin of undertaking
Synonyms for undertaking
Related Words for undertakingsproposition, affair, task, project, experiment, venture, enterprise, operation, effort, shop, essay, play, work, happening, business, thing, engagement, move, game, deal
Examples from the Web for undertakings
Historical Examples of undertakings
Does the human labour-force which carries on their undertakings belong to them?Freeland
But all that will finish soon, for all undertakings come to an end.The Memoirs of Madame de Montespan, Complete
Madame La Marquise De Montespan
Any one of her undertakings was sufficient for one woman, but she compassed them all.Mark Twain, A Biography, 1835-1910, Complete
Albert Bigelow Paine
The undertakings of a contract may be for the existence of a fact in the present or in the future.The Common Law
Oliver Wendell Holmes, Jr.
Some he makes sick, while others he causes to be unfortunate in their undertakings.Short Sketches from Oldest America
"enterprise," early 15c., verbal noun from undertake (v.).