Thesaurus > Related Words: adventure

  Words related to adventure

Related / Similar Words: escapade, risky venture, dangerous undertaking, gamble, chance, risk, hazard, take chances, run a risk, take a chance, venture, stake, jeopardize

 

Definition:
  • a wild and exciting undertaking (not necessarily lawful);
  • take a risk in the hope of a favorable outcome; "When you buy these stocks you are gambling";
  • put at risk; "I will stake my good reputation for this";

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    Hyponyms: go for broke, luck it, luck through

     

    Derivational Morphology: venture, hazard, stake, jeopardize, gamble, chance, risk, take chances, run a risk, take a chance, escapade, risky venture, dangerous undertaking, explorer, adventurer, venturer, jeopardy, peril, danger, gambler, risk taker, stakes, bet, wager, speculation

     

    Language Translations:
    Dutch: avontuur   Finnish: sattuma and seikkailu  
    French: aventure   German: Abenteuer  
    Hebrew: הרפתקה   Italian: avventura  
    Japanese: 冒険   Maltese: avventura  
    Polish: przygoda and wypadek   Portuguese: aventura  
    Russian: авантюра and приключение   Spanish: aventura  
    Swedish: äventyr   Turkish: macera  
     
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