Taking or willing to take risks
Disposed to action
Its enterprising ambition was encouraged by taking fresh country north and south.
Valiant, enterprising, pious as he was, all these fine qualities were ruined by a reckless good nature which never thought of the morrow.
commerce, gave a powerful stimulus to rural industry, augmented agricultural capital and called forth a more skilful and enterprising race of farmers.
A hardy and enterprising race of men had sprung from this mixture, and supplies being sent by sea from Holland.
In 1800, Osai Tutu Quamina, an enterprising and ambitious man, who appears early to have formed the desire of opening a communication with white nations, became king.