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Webster's 1828 Dictionary

VEN'TURING, ppr. Putting to hazard; daring.
VEN'TURING, n. The act of putting to risk; a hazarding.

Webster's 1913 Dictionary

Venture Ven"ture, v. i. [imp. & p. p. Ventured; p. pr. & vb. n. Venturing.] 1. To hazard one's self; to have the courage or presumption to do, undertake, or say something; to dare. --Bunyan. 2. To make a venture; to run a hazard or risk; to take the chances. Who freights a ship to venture on the seas. --J. Dryden, Jr. To venture at, or To venture on or upon, to dare to engage in; to attempt without any certainty of success; as, it is rash to venture upon such a project. ``When I venture at the comic style.'' --Waller.



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