English - English Dictionary
joint venturea venture by a partnership or conglomerate designed to share risk or expertise; "a joint venture between the film companies to produce TV shows"
adventurea wild and exciting undertaking (not necessarily lawful)
risky venturea wild and exciting undertaking (not necessarily lawful)
ventureany venturesome undertaking especially one with an uncertain outcome
venturea commercial undertaking that risks a loss but promises a profit
venturesomenessthe trait of being adventurous
adventure storya story of an adventure
misadventurean instance of misfortune
adventurera person who enjoys taking risks
venturera person who enjoys taking risks
adventuressa woman adventurer
adventurersomeone who travels into little known regions (especially for some scientific purpose)
venture capitalista speculator who makes money available for innovative projects (especially in high technology)
venturera merchant who undertakes a trading venture (especially a venture that sends goods overseas)
merchant-venturera merchant who undertakes a trading venture (especially a venture that sends goods overseas)
venturean investment that is very risky but could yield great profits; "he knew the stock was a speculation when he bought it"
venture capitalwealth available for investment in new or speculative enterprises
ventureput forward, of a guess, in spite of possible refutation; "I am guessing that the price of real estate will rise again"; "I cannot pretend to say that you are wrong"
ventureproceed somewhere despite the risk of possible dangers; "We ventured into the world of high-tech and bought a supercomputer"
adventuretake a risk in the hope of a favorable outcome; "When you buy these stocks you are gambling"
ventureput at risk; "I will stake my good reputation for this"
adventureput at risk; "I will stake my good reputation for this"
adventuresomewilling to undertake or seeking out new and daring enterprises; "adventurous pioneers"; "the risks and gains of an adventuresome economy"
venturesomedisposed to venture or take risks; "audacious visions of the total conquest of space"; "an audacious interpretation of two Jacobean dramas"; "the most daring of contemporary fiction writers"; "a venturesome investor"; "a venturous spirit"
venturesomewilling to try new things and take risks; "there is a new venturesome spirit among young people today"