Pronunciation of Venture
/vˈɛnt͡ʃə/, /vˈɛntʃə/, /v_ˈɛ_n_tʃ_ə/
Synonyms for venture:
Sense 1 (noun)
exchange, corporation, company, activity, commerce, career, establishment, busy work, firm, employment, interest, barter, position, selling, vocation, management, consortium, calling, trade, holding, posting, business, affair, concern, labor, proprietorship, service, situation, negotiation, transaction, specialty, retailing, station, occupation, partnership, merchant, livelihood, industry, commission, market, practice, assignment, profession.
gamble, attempt (noun)
take a chance (verb)
Usage examples for venture:
- I hardly venture to hope that you will give your consent. - "Wife in Name Only", Charlotte M. Braeme (Bertha M. Clay).
- Leo was somewhat in advance of me, seven or eight yards perhaps, and I heard him say-" Why dost thou venture into such places at night, Ayesha, unless indeed it is not possible for any harm to come to thee?" - "Ayesha The Further History of She-Who-Must-Be-Obeyed", H. Rider Haggard.
- Indeed, the venture proved a complete success. - "Memoir and Letters of Francis W. Newman", Giberne Sieveking.