Date registered: Sep 2004
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adventure |adˈven ch ər; əd-|
â€¢ unusual and exciting, typically hazardous, experience or activity : her recent adventures in Italy.
â€¢ daring and exciting activity calling for enterprise and enthusiasm : she traveled the world in search of adventure | a sense of adventure.
â€¢ archaic a commercial speculation.
verb [ intrans. ] dated
engage in hazardous and exciting activity, esp. the exploration of unknown territory : they had adventured into the forest.
â€¢ [ trans. ] dated put (something, esp. money or one's life) at risk : he adventured $3,000 in the purchase of land.
ORIGIN Middle English : from Old French aventure (noun), aventurer (verb), based on Latin adventurus â€˜about to happen,â€™ from advenire â€˜arrive.â€™
The biggest problems we are facing right now have to do with George Bush trying to bring more and more power into the executive branch and not go through Congress at all and that’s what I intend to reverse.
~ Senator Barack H. Obama