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Definition of Venture


  1. An undertaking of chance or danger; the risking of something upon an event which can not be foreseen with certainty; a hazard; a risk; a speculation.
  2. An event that is not, or can not be, foreseen; an accident; chance; hap; contingency; luck.
  3. The thing put to hazard; a stake; a risk; especially, something sent to sea in trade.
  4. To hazard one's self; to have the courage or presumption to do, undertake, or say something; to dare.
  5. To make a venture; to run a hazard or risk; to take the chances.
  6. To expose to hazard; to risk; to hazard; as, to venture one's person in a balloon.
  7. To put or send on a venture or chance; as, to venture a horse to the West Indies.
  8. To confide in; to rely on; to trust.
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Venture Translations

venture in Danish is riskere
venture in Dutch is zich wagen aan, aandurven
venture in Finnish is vaarantaa
venture in French is risquer
venture in German is wagen, Risiko, herauswagen
venture in Latin is conor
venture in Portuguese is risco
venture in Spanish is ventura, especulacion