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venturous

adjective ven·tur·ous \ˈven(t)-sh(ə-)rəs\

Definition of VENTUROUS

ven·tur·ous·ly adverb
ven·tur·ous·ness noun

Examples of VENTUROUS

  1. <at the time, any woman venturous enough to want to be an astronaut faced ridicule>

First Known Use of VENTUROUS

1565

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