- peril; danger; risk.
- chance; fortune; luck.
verb (used with object), ad·ven·tured, ad·ven·tur·ing.
verb (used without object), ad·ven·tured, ad·ven·tur·ing.
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Origin of adventure
OTHER WORDS FROM adventuread·ven·ture·ful, adjectiveun·ad·ven·tur·ing, adjective
Words nearby adventure
Example sentences from the Web for adventure
That may explain why I had not participated in the former duo’s excellent adventure nor their bogus journey until earlier this summer.
One movie that’s coming out in theaters and as a digital rental or purchase is Bill & Ted Face the Music, which concludes the trilogy that began with an excellent adventure in 1989 and continued with a bogus journey in 1991.
Perhaps you, like me, are at the age where many of your adventure buddies are now parents of small children.
In the years following his sleepwalking adventure, Ash became a regular at the neighborhood arcade, where he could access a magical world.
To date, Olivia has taken more than 300,000 women on more than 350 cruise, resort, riverboat, and adventure vacations, providing them with unique experiences and featuring dynamic entertainers, speakers and custom programming.
Marcel the elephant takes readers on a journey through his life, recounting his memories full of travel and adventure.The Daily Beast’s 2014 Holiday Gift Guide: For the Blue Ivy in Your Life|Allison McNearney|November 29, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Now this one-month adventure has been turned into a documentary, fittingly titled Banksy Does New York, set to air Nov. 17 on HBO.Catch Him If You Can: Reliving Banksy’s New York Invasion|Alex Suskind|November 14, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Thrust into a world of seemingly supernatural monsters, his adventure begins.
The hero first enters a period known as separation, where he leaves his past and enters a new life of adventure.
They appear to see not atrocities but adventure, not gore but glory.
It is a record of adventure, travel, and description, so wonderful that for years it was doubted and its accuracy disbelieved.A History of the Philippines|David P. Barrows
Our next time up after our Christmas Day experiences were full of incident and adventure.Bullets & Billets|Bruce Bairnsfather
Never again would he hear that cheery hail of invitation to adventure.Grenfell: Knight-Errant of the North|Fullerton Waldo
When he awoke the sun was already up, and he hastened to leave the scene of last night's adventure.
To him a scene which was frequently painted, an adventure which was written down and could be read, was necessarily a reality.Renaissance Fancies and Studies|Violet Paget (AKA Vernon Lee)
British Dictionary definitions for adventure
- danger or misadventure