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adventure

noun
 
/ədˈven·tʃər/
A2 an exciting and sometimes dangerous experience: They had quite a few adventures on their travels. Our trip to Africa was an amazing adventure.
Translations of “adventure”
in Korean 모험…
in Arabic مُغامَرة…
in French aventure…
in Turkish macera…
in Italian avventura…
in Chinese (Traditional) 冒險,歷險, 奇遇, 刺激…
in Russian приключение…
in Polish przygoda…
in Spanish aventura…
in Portuguese aventura…
in German das Abenteuer…
in Catalan aventura…
in Japanese 冒険…
in Chinese (Simplified) 冒险,历险, 奇遇, 刺激…
(Definition of adventure from the Websters Essential Mini Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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