Term:adventure

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OVERVIEW OF NOUN ADVENTURE

1) adventure, escapade, risky venture, dangerous undertaking: a wild and exciting undertaking (not necessarily lawful)

OVERVIEW OF VERB ADVENTURE

1) gamble, chance, risk, hazard, take chances, adventure, run a risk, take a chance: take a risk in the hope of a favorable outcome; “When you buy these stocks you are gambling”

2) venture, hazard, adventure, stake, jeopardize: put at risk; “I will stake my good reputation for this

noun adventure has 1 sense(s) (first 1 from tagged texts)


adventure (Wikipedia)
For other uses, see Adventure (disambiguation).
"Adventurer" and "Adventurers" redirect here. For other uses, see Adventurer (disambiguation) and Adventurers (disambiguation).
"Adventures" redirects here. For the bands, see The Adventures and Adventures (American band). For the T-Square album, see Adventures (album).
Fridtjof Nansen won international fame after reaching a record northern latitude of 86°14′ during his North Pole expedition of 1893–96.

An adventure is an exciting or unusual experience. It may also be a bold, usually risky undertaking, with an uncertain outcome. Adventures may be activities with some potential for physical danger such as exploring, skydiving, mountain climbing, river rafting or participating in extreme sports. The term also broadly refers to any enterprise that is potentially fraught with physical, financial or psychological risk, such as a business venture, or other major life undertakings.

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