Definition of 'adventure'
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However, Mrs Southern had seemed of all of them the least upset by her adventure. PRETTY MAIDS ALL IN A ROW (2002)In the wake of our little adventure, many of his followers have abandoned him, to return to the true Old Blood ways. THE GOLDEN FOOL: BOOK TWO OF THE TAWNY MAN (2002)The urge for adventure, the unknown, which one day she suspected she would regret, overcame the desire for a lazy day. TO HIS JUST DESSERTS (2002)
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Translations for 'adventure'
British English: adventure /ədˈvɛntʃə/ NOUN
An adventure is a series of events that you become involved in that are unusual, exciting, and perhaps dangerous.
I set off for a new adventure in the United States.
- American English: adventure
- Arabic: مُغَامَرَة
- Brazilian Portuguese: aventura
- Chinese: 历险
- Croatian: pustolovina
- Czech: dobrodružství
- Danish: eventyr oplevelse
- Dutch: avontuur
- European Spanish: aventura
- Finnish: seikkailu
- French: aventure voyage
- German: Abenteuer
- Greek: περιπέτεια
- Italian: avventura
- Japanese: 冒険
- Korean: 모험
- Norwegian: opplevelse
- Polish: przygoda
- European Portuguese: aventura
- Romanian: aventură
- Russian: приключение
- Spanish: aventura
- Swedish: äventyr
- Thai: การผจญภัย
- Turkish: macera
- Ukrainian: пригода
- Vietnamese: cuộc phiêu lưu
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