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Adj.1.nonenterprising - lacking in enterprise; not bold or venturesome
unadventurous - lacking in boldness
ambitionless, unambitious - having little desire for success or achievement
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For example, structured vocational interest inventories describe, and thus predict, successful physical scientists and engineers as individualistic, realistic, investigative, nonsocial, nonartistic and nonenterprising (LeBold et al., 1983).
Second, it falsely assumes that states are static, moribund, and nonenterprising and that, similar to the "underdog" in a giant global judo match, NSAs can easily leverage a state's weight against the government.