private enterprise


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private enterprise

n.
1. Business activities unregulated by state ownership or control; privately owned business.
2. A privately owned business enterprise, especially one operating under a system of free enterprise or laissez-faire capitalism.

private enterprise

n
1. (Economics) economic activity undertaken by private individuals or organizations under private ownership. Compare public enterprise
2. (Economics) another name for capitalism

free′ en′terprise


n.
1. the doctrine that a capitalist economy can regulate itself in a competitive market on the basis of supply and demand with a minimum of governmental regulation.
2. the practice of free enterprise.
[1885–90]
free′ en′terpriser, n.

private enterprise

The area of business that is privately owned and not regulated by state control.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.private enterprise - an economy that relies chiefly on market forces to allocate goods and resources and to determine pricesprivate enterprise - an economy that relies chiefly on market forces to allocate goods and resources and to determine prices
capitalism, capitalist economy - an economic system based on private ownership of capital
economic system, economy - the system of production and distribution and consumption
Translations
أعمال حُرَّه
soukromé podnikání
magánvállalkozás
frjálst framtak, einkaframtak
súkromné podnikanie
özel girişim

private enterprise

nl'iniziativa privata

private

(ˈpraivət) adjective
1. of, for, or belonging to, one person or group, not to the general public. The headmaster lives in a private apartment in the school; in my private (=personal) opinion; This information is to be kept strictly private; You shouldn't listen to private conversations.
2. having no public or official position or rank. It is your duty as a private citizen to report this matter to the police.
noun
in the army, an ordinary soldier, not an officer.
privacy (ˈprivəsi) , ((American) ˈprai-) noun
the state of being away from other people's sight or interest. in the privacy of your own home.
ˈprivately adverb
private enterprise
the management and financing of industry etc by individual persons or companies and not by the state.
private means
money that does not come from one's work but from investment, inheritance etc.
in private
with no-one else listening or watching; not in public. May I speak to you in private?
References in classic literature ?
Advancing quietly; old differences settling down, and being fast forgotten; public feeling and private enterprise alike in a sound and wholesome state; nothing of flush or fever in its system, but health and vigour throbbing in its steady pulse: it is full of hope and promise.
Instead of which they waggled flags at him until he was fourteen, incited him to cheer, and then turned him out of school to begin that career of private enterprise we have compactly recorded.
April 13, 2015 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- On April 15-16, 2015 the UMD School of Public Policy's Center for Public Policy and Private Enterprise will host the "3[sup.
As Cuba opens the door wider to private enterprise, the gap between the haves and have-nots, and between whites and blacks, that the revolution sought to diminish is growing more evident, reports The N.
Private enterprise wrecked the post AJ HUBBLE pleads for mercy (Letters, January 23), not wishing to be stigmatised as a Tory.
Private Enterprise and Public Education (August 2013) takes stock of the debate, neither demonizing nor celebrating the for-profit sector, to understand what it takes for for-profits to promote quality and cost effectiveness at scale.
Huw Lewis of WAG is saying that this bridge and associated facilities will bring work into the area via private enterprise.
The research by barclays Corporate found 67% of companies here are confident the public sector's influence on the economy will diminish and private enterprise will have a greater role to play.
Marquez says religious institutions should play a role too, along with letting cooperatives provide some services, and combining public management with private enterprise.
In addition, whilst going through the letter archive, I found a short piece by Mr Brooke asking whether the taxpayer will once again have to bail out private enterprise.
I believe history will show the golden age of the free market and private enterprise was nothing more that a self-serving period of worshipping at the feet of false idols.
I believe history will show that the golden age of the free market and private enterprise was nothing more than a self-serving period of worshipping at the feet of false golden idols and we the people will be paying the price for years to come.
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