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marked by purposefulness and efficiency:
a can-do executive.
the quality of being efficient and enthusiastic.
Contemporary Examples

My Man Crush on JFK, Jr. Mark Katz July 15, 2009
A Great Dystopian Novel Taylor Antrim March 29, 2010
How Not to Succeed in Business Jack And Suzy Welch February 17, 2009
Rumbling Over Rahm Leslie H. Gelb February 21, 2010
Where’s Your Willpower? Casey Schwartz November 23, 2010
Stop the Bailout: Four Better Alternatives Alan Quasha March 10, 2009

Historical Examples

The Bonadventure Edmund Blunden

confident and resourceful in the face of challenges: a can-do attitude


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