Definition of undertaking:
- A promise or pledge; a guarantee.
- of Undertake
- Specifically, the business of an undertaker, or the management of funerals.
- That which is undertaken; any business, work, or project which a person engages in, or attempts to perform; an enterprise.
- The act of one who undertakes, or engages in, any project or business.
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- pursuit (part of speech: noun)
- endeavoring (part of speech: verb)
- venture (part of speech: noun)
- venturing (part of speech: verb)
- endeavor (part of speech: noun)
- pursuing (part of speech: verb)
- beginning (part of speech: verb)
" How can a blind multitude," the writer asks in one place, " which so often does not know its own will, because it seldom knows what is good for it, execute of itself an undertaking so vast and so difficult as a system of legislation?"- "Rousseau Volumes I. and II.", John Morley.
- "A Little Florida Lady", Dorothy C. Paine.
- "Fromont and Risler, Complete", Alphonse Daudet Last Updated: March 3, 2009.