What is undertake?

  • (verb): Enter upon an activity or enterprise.
    Synonyms: set about, attempt
    See also — Additional definitions below

Some articles on undertake:

Peretz V. United States - Consent Allows The Magistrate To Act
... Act authorizes magistrate judges to undertake "additional duties" when the parties in a case consent ... For magistrates to undertake their routine tasks is a great relief to federal courts in processing their caseloads ... voir dire is one of the "additional duties" Congress authorized magistrate judges to undertake ...
Papal Oath - Text
... If I should undertake to act in anything of contrary sense, or should permit that it will be executed, Thou willst not be merciful to me on the dreadful Day of Divine Justice ... be it ourselves or be it another – who would dare to undertake anything new in contradiction to this constituted evangelic Tradition and the purity of ...
Buddhism And Sexuality - Overview
... veramani sikkhapadam samadiyami, The literal meaning of this statement is, "I undertake the course of training in refraining from wrong-doing in respect of sensuality." Walshe comments, There is, in the ... If you don't think it is a good thing to do, you should not undertake it ... If you feel it is a good thing to attempt to tread the Buddhist path, you may undertake this and the other precepts, with sincerity, in this spirit ...
The Year In Industry - Leadership Course
... course or equivalent during the year different regions undertake different courses due to differences in funding ... Most regions undertake an 'Introduction to Management' certificate and a 'Certificate in Management', the latter being accredited to NVQ level 3 standard ... Other regions undertake a smaller Institute of Leadership Management Level 3 Certificate in Leadership ...
Kent Street Senior High School - Aviation Course
... With this partnership, aviation students can now undertake work experience and Structured Workplace Learning (SWL) at Skywest Airlines, assisting ... In addition, upper school aviation students are able to undertake return flights with Skywest pilots ...

More definitions of "undertake":

  • (verb): Promise to do or accomplish.
    Synonyms: guarantee
  • (verb): Enter into a contractual arrangement.
    Synonyms: contract

Famous quotes containing the word undertake:

    If you can’t distinguish people from lap-dogs, you shouldn’t undertake philanthropic work.
    Anton Pavlovich Chekhov (1860–1904)

    Think what a mean and wretched place this world is; that half the time we have to light a lamp that we may see to live in it. This is half our life. Who would undertake the enterprise if it were all?
    Henry David Thoreau (1817–1862)

    I won’t undertake war until I have tried all the arts and means of peace.
    François Rabelais (1494–1553)