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See definition of ventures on Dictionary.com
  • noungamble, attempt
  • verbtake a chance

synonyms for ventures

  • deal
  • endeavor
  • enterprise
  • experiment
  • investment
  • project
  • undertaking
  • adventure
  • baby
  • chance
  • essay
  • exploit
  • feat
  • hazard
  • header
  • jeopardy
  • peril
  • proposition
  • pursuit
  • risk
  • setup
  • shot
  • spec
  • speculation
  • stab
  • stake
  • test
  • thing
  • trial
  • wager
  • pet project

antonyms for ventures

MOST RELEVANT
  • idleness
  • assurance
  • certainty
  • fact
  • inaction
  • protection
  • reality
  • safety
  • surety
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How to use ventures in a sentence

I leave such ventures to you younger men with the fever of life still in your blood.
THE AWAKENING AND SELECTED SHORT STORIESKATE CHOPIN
Mr. Hancock, discreetly holding his peace, attended to his many thriving and very profitable business ventures.
THE EVE OF THE REVOLUTIONCARL BECKER
No British minister ventures to say that our fleet is stationed there to protect the integrity of Turkey.
THE BRITISH EXPEDITION TO THE CRIMEAWILLIAM HOWARD RUSSELL
But natheless it may hap that I find a chief who is less afeared of great ventures than thou art, King.
THE SAGAS OF OLAF TRYGGVASON AND OF HARALD THE TYRANT (HARALD HAARDRAADE)SNORRI STURLUSON
These ventures, and his many journeys, made Raleigh so poor that he finally had to give up all his rights to the land.
THE STORY OF THE THIRTEEN COLONIESH. A. (HLNE ADELINE) GUERBER
He had been living like a prince, and some of his late ventures had failed.
THE DIAMOND COTERIELAWRENCE L. LYNCH
Who are you, you son of a sea-cook, who ventures to interfere in the quarrels of two gentlemen, I should like to know?
HURRICANE HURRYW.H.G. KINGSTON
The present author ventures to predict that a clear field of usefulness will some day be found by some fortunate inventor.
INVENTIONBRADLEY A. FISKE
Sometimes she ventures to hope that the editor will judge her work leniently, since she is only a beginner.
JOURNALISM FOR WOMENE.A. BENNETT
Of all his ventures, however, this recently opened Ansonia (hotel and restaurant) was by far the most ambitious.
THROUGH THE WALLCLEVELAND MOFFETT
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