undertake

59 synonyms found

Pronunciation:

[ˌʌndətˈe͡ɪk], [ˌʌndətˈe‍ɪk], [ˌʌ_n_d_ə_t_ˈeɪ_k]

Synonyms:

begin (verb)

begin, birth, bud, commence, conceive, create, dawn, develop, embark, emerge, form, germinate, hatch, inaugurate, induct, initialize, initiate, introduce, originate, prepare, spring, sprout, start, stem.

endeavor (verb)

act, aim, approach, assay, attempt, commit, contract, endeavor, engage, exploit, maneuver, perform, proceed, venture, volunteer.

pursue (verb)

aspire, chase, dog, follow, harry, hunt, intend, pursue, quest, search, seek, sleuth, stalk, strive, tail, track, trail.

venture (verb)

campaign, do, scheme.

Quotes for Undertake:

  1. However much we may sympathize with a small nation confronted by a big and powerful neighbours, we cannot in all circumstances undertake to involve the whole British Empire in a war simply on her account. Neville Chamberlain.
  2. Laws undertake to punish only overt acts. Charles de Montesquieu.
  3. It is individuals who must be encouraged to undertake the unprecedented- and unprecedentedly profitable- effort to prevent the annihilation of the human race. L. Neil Smith.

Idioms of Undertake:

  1. undertake to do sth;