Definitions of Emprise

  1. Enterprise. Nuttall's Standard dictionary of the English language. By Nuttall, P.Austin. Published 1914.
  2. An enterprise; endeavor; adventure. Webster Dictionary DB
  3. The qualifies which prompt one to undertake difficult and dangerous exploits. Webster Dictionary DB
  4. To undertake. Webster Dictionary DB
  5. em-pr[=i]z', n. (Spens.) an enterprise: a hazardous undertaking. [O. Fr. emprise--L. in, in, prehend[)e]re, to take.] gutenberg.org/ebooks/37683
  6. (archaic). (Chivalrous) enterprise. [old French] Concise Oxford Dictionary
  7. [O.Fr. ; cf. It. impresa, undertaking, from in (Fr. en, em) and Fr., to take.] Enterprise. Glossary of terms and phrases - Percy
  8. n. [French] An undertaking; an enterprise. Cabinet Dictionary
  9. Attempt of danger, undertaking of hazard, enterprise. Complete Dictionary