Instantly the venturer was up and at the flap, peering outside.
And more,—deliver also that venturer who, but for my thoughtless words of the red flower, would be now safe on the Saskatchewan.
With a daring heart the venturer from Grand Portage went in across the sill.
The venturer swept southward like a living thing, her oars pulled now by free and willing hands.
Eating the forbidden fruit was the best record ever made by a venturer.
The venturer is one who keeps his eye on the hedgerows and wayside groves and meadows while he travels the road to Fortune.
Though well they know that from the vacant unislanded main the venturer has rarely returned.
Also there was that venturer of the great beauty and the silken curls who had spoken so prettily.
Men were racing frantically along the bridge above, and all hell and bedlam broke loose on the venturer.
mid-15c., "to risk the loss" (of something), shortened form of aventure, itself a form of adventure. General sense of "to dare, to presume" is recorded from 1550s. Noun sense of "risky undertaking" first recorded 1560s; meaning "enterprise of a business nature" is recorded from 1580s. Venture capital is attested from 1943.