venture on/upon sth Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary

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venture on/upon sth

phrasal verb with venture uk   /ˈven.tʃər/  us   /-tʃɚ/ verb [I usually + adv/prep, T] formal
to ​try to do something ​difficult or ​dangerous: The ​wind was so ​strong that when we did ​finallyventure on a ​walk, we were ​nearlyswept away.
(Definition of venture on/upon sth from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “venture on/upon sth”
in Chinese (Simplified) 冒险做……
in Chinese (Traditional) 冒險做……
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