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venture

noun

Synonyms and Antonyms of venture

  1. a risky undertaking their latest business venture failed big-time Synonyms of venture adventure, chance, crapshoot, enterprise, flier (also flyer), flutter [chiefly British], speculation, throw, gambleWords Related to venture bet, hazard, stake, wager; liberty; dark horse, long shot, playAntonyms of venture sure thing


venture

verb

Synonyms and Antonyms of venture

  1. 1 to place in danger don't venture more money than you can afford to lose Synonyms of venture adventure, compromise, gamble (with), hazard, imperil, jeopard, jeopardize, menace, peril, risk, endangerWords Related to venture intimidate, threaten; expose; subject; chance, wagerNear Antonyms of venture guard, protect, shelter, shield; preserve, resume, save

  2. 2 to take a chance on ventured to speak plainly at the meeting Synonyms of venture adventure, chance, gamble (on), hazard, tempt, riskWords Related to venture beard, brave, brazen, breast, challenge, confront, dare, defy, face, outbrave; compromise, endanger, imperil, jeopardize, menace; expose, subject; bet (on), wager



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