Authors: A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z

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.

Venture Quotations

The vision must be followed by the venture. It is not enough to stare up the steps - we must step up the stairs.
Vance Havner

Accounting rules give financial institutions flexibility about when they choose to recognize venture capital profits.
Alex Berenson

My motto in life is 'Take risks;' you don't have a voice if you don't. You have to venture outside your boundaries. That's what life's all about.
Kelly Wearstler

Finance is critical. If sufficient investment is made in infrastructure and venture capital is made available, there will be a big improvement in the situation.
Sanjay Kumar

I keep anywhere between 5-10 percent of my net worth in venture ideas.
Kevin O'Leary
More "Venture" Quotations

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
Copyright © 2001 - 2016 BrainyQuote
Disable adblock instructions
I have disabled Adblock