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undertaking

un·der·tak·ing

undertaking

pronunciation:
uhn dr teI kIng
part of speech: noun
definition 1: the act of one who undertakes.
similar words:
activity, assumption, contracting, pledging
definition 2: a task or project that is undertaken.
synonyms:
endeavor, enterprise, project, task
similar words:
campaign, commitment, job, mission, operation, piece, program, pursuit, venture, work
definition 3: the business or tasks of an undertaker or mortician.