ALL meanings of adventure

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  • countable noun adventure If someone has an adventure, they become involved in an unusual, exciting, and rather dangerous journey or series of events. 3
  • uncountable noun adventure Adventure is excitement and willingness to do new, unusual, or rather dangerous things. 3
  • verb adventure If you adventure somewhere, you go somewhere new, unusual, and exciting. 3
  • noun adventure a risky undertaking of unknown outcome 3
  • noun adventure an exciting or unexpected event or course of events 3
  • noun adventure a hazardous financial operation; commercial speculation 3
  • noun adventure danger or misadventure 3
  • noun adventure chance 3
  • verb adventure to take a risk or put at risk 3
  • verb adventure to dare to go or enter (into a place, dangerous activity, etc) 3
  • verb adventure to dare to say (something) 3
  • noun adventure the encountering of danger 3
  • noun adventure a daring, hazardous undertaking 3
  • noun adventure an unusual, stirring experience, often of a romantic nature 3
  • noun adventure a venture or speculation in business or finance 3
  • noun adventure a liking for danger, excitement, etc. 3
  • verb transitive adventure to put in danger; risk; venture 3
  • verb transitive adventure to be bold about; dare 3
  • intransitive verb adventure to engage in daring undertakings 3
  • intransitive verb adventure to take a risk 3
  • noun adventure a bold, usually risky undertaking; hazardous action of uncertain outcome. 1
  • noun adventure a commercial or financial speculation of any kind; venture. 1
  • noun adventure Obsolete. peril; danger; risk. chance; fortune; luck. 1
  • verb with object adventure to risk or hazard. 1
  • verb with object adventure to take the chance of; dare. 1
  • verb with object adventure to venture to say or utter: to adventure an opinion. 1
  • verb without object adventure to take the risk involved. 1
  • verb without object adventure to venture; hazard. 1
  • noun adventure An unusual and exciting, typically hazardous, experience or activity. 1
  • noun adventure exciting and unusual experience 1
  • noun adventure hazardous undertaking 1
  • intransitive verb adventure explore 1
  • noun adventure an exciting or very unusual experience. 1
  • noun adventure participation in exciting undertakings or enterprises: the spirit of adventure. 1
  • noun adventure The encountering of risks; hazardous and striking enterprise; a bold undertaking, in which hazards are to be encountered, and the issue is staked upon unforeseen events; a daring feat. 0
  • noun adventure A remarkable occurrence; a striking event; a stirring incident; as, the adventures of one's life. 0
  • noun adventure A mercantile or speculative enterprise of hazard; a venture; a shipment by a merchant on his own account. 0
  • noun adventure (video games) A text adventure or an adventure game. 0
  • noun adventure (Obsolete (No longer in use)) That which happens without design; chance; hazard; hap; hence, chance of danger or loss. 0
  • noun adventure (Obsolete (No longer in use)) Risk; danger; peril. 0
  • verb adventure (Transitive Verb) To risk or hazard; jeopard; venture. 0
  • verb adventure (Transitive Verb) To venture upon; to run the risk of; to dare. 0
  • verb adventure (Intransitive Verb) To try the chance; to take the risk. 0
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