can-do


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can-do

(kăn′do͞o′)
adj. Informal
Marked by a willingness to tackle a job and get it done: "the city's indomitable optimism and can-do spirit" (Christian Science Monitor).

can-do

adj
confident and resourceful in the face of challenges: a can-do attitude.

can′-do′


Informal. adj.
1. marked by purposefulness and efficiency.
n.
2. the quality of being efficient and enthusiastic.
[1900–05]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.can-do - marked by a willingness to tackle a job and get it done; "a can-do kind of person"; "the city's indomitable optimism and can-do spirit"
jargon, lingo, patois, argot, vernacular, slang, cant - a characteristic language of a particular group (as among thieves); "they don't speak our lingo"
dynamic, dynamical - characterized by action or forcefulness or force of personality; "a dynamic market"; "a dynamic speaker"; "the dynamic president of the firm"
Translations

can-do

[ˌkænˈduː] ADJ (US) [person, organization] → dinámico
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This is what we call the CAN-DO solution--Community And Neighborhood Development Opportunities.
As they hammer out the solutions that lead to a job well done, Bob and the can-do crew demonstrate the power of positive-thinking, problem-solving, teamwork and follow-through.
Gordon Blackaby's can-do attitude has seen him save more than half-atonne of aluminium, helping him generate cash for charities in the process.