- 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
And, like paddling, fishing is an ideal low-risk, pandemic-friendly adventure, as proper fishing etiquette already dictates you give other anglers plenty of space.
He has stepped into that vacuum, coupling his adventures in Libya and Syria with a desire to wield influence in the Israeli-Palestinian conflict.Erdogan Pitches Himself as Muslim World’s New Leader|Charu Kasturi|September 10, 2020|Ozy
They recently started taking on adventure with Blackberry Mountain, a 5,200-acre property next to Great Smoky Mountains National Park that opened last February.
Luckily, I had gear along that kept me cool, protected, and comfortable for the duration of the adventure.The Gear You Need to Bring on a 225-Mile River Trip|Mitch Breton|September 6, 2020|Outside Online
By prioritizing good design, we’re able to attract the design and culture traveler seeking new adventures in a familiar city.Pre-pandemic, Kuala Lumpur’s hospitality scene was heating up with new design-forward boutique hotels|Rachel King|September 5, 2020|Fortune
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
By any measure, Burroughs ranks among the finest adventure story authors of modern times.Can Tarzan of the Apes Survive in a Post-Colonial World?|Ted Gioia|November 23, 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.
Its record is largely that of battles and sieges, of the brave adventure of discovery and the vexed slaughter of the nations.The Unsolved Riddle of Social Justice|Stephen Leacock
He was mounted on a spirited horse and his manner showed he was ready for any kind of an adventure, no matter where it might lead.The Courier of the Ozarks|Byron A. Dunn
Hitherto, I have not given the subject much consideration, but I turn over a new leaf from the date of this adventure.Glances at Europe|Horace Greeley
The adventure had surprisingly followed upon the discovery that Alicia had been quite wrong.
A simple errand and promenade,--and yet she felt herself to be steeped in the romance of an adventure!
British Dictionary definitions for adventure
- danger or misadventure