Translation of venture in Spanish:


Pronunciation: /ˈventʃər; ˈventʃə(r)/


  • 1.1 [Business/Comercio] operación (feminine), empresa (feminine) a risky venture una empresa arriesgada the company has launched ventures in Europe la compañía ha emprendido operaciones en Europa a new business venture una nueva empresa he was involved in a number of dubious ventures andaba metido en algunos asuntos dudosos a joint venture between the two companies una empresa conjunta or una colaboración entre las dos compañías see also joint venture
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    • Wait for clarity and totality before starting a new business venture.
    • He's starting a new business venture here.
    • The goals of Bard's collaborative ventures were established jointly with our partners abroad.
    1.2venture into sth incursión (feminine)en algo the author's first venture into children's literature la primera incursión del autor en la literatura infantil
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    • ‘This was always a risky venture but it has been done in style thanks to the dedication and commitment of all involved,’ he said.
    • I still think I'm right, but it's probably too risky a venture.
    • Allowing bloggers be the reviewers is potentially a risky venture, depending on how powerful you think blogs really are.

intransitive verb/verbo intransitivo

  • atreverse, aventurarse to venture into/out of/across sth atreverse or aventurarse a entrar en/salir de/cruzar algo having ventured so far, she decided to go on ya que se había atrevido or aventurado a llegar hasta allí, decidió continuar the boat had ventured too near the rocks el barco se había acercado demasiado a las rocas they rarely venture out after dark rara vez salen después del anochecer have you ventured outside today? ¿has puesto el pie en la calle hoy?

transitive verb/verbo transitivo

  • 1.1 [opinion/guess] aventurar if I may venture to suggest [formal] si se me permite aventurar una sugerencia I would venture that you misled us me atrevería a decir que nos engañaste to venture to + infinitive/infinitivo atreverse a + infinitive/infinitivo, osar + infinitive/infinitivo [literary/literario] no one ventured to contradict her nadie se atrevió a or [literary/literario] osó contradecirla 1.2 [formal] [life/money] arriesgar* nothing ventured, nothing gained quien nada arriesga, nada gana

Phrasal verbs

venture forth

verb + adverb/verbo + adverbio
[formal] arriesgarse* or aventurarse a salir

venture on

(verb + preposition + object/verbo + preposición + complemento)
[voyage] emprender; [project/expedition] emprender, lanzarse* a

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