- 1.1 [suposición/opinión] to venture, put forward; [conjetura] to hazard sería peligroso aventurar las causas del accidente it would be dangerous to speculate on the causes of the accident no hay indicios que permitan aventurar cifras there are no clues which allow us to speculate on the figures los sondeos aventuraron su victoria the polls predicted their victory 1.2 [dinero] to risk, stake aventuró todo su dinero en ese negocio he staked o/or risked all his money on that deal
aventurarse v pron
- to venture se aventuró por el desierto she ventured into the desertaventurarse
a+ infinitivo/infinitiveno me aventuré a dirigirle la palabra I didn't dare (to) speak to her me aventuraría a decir que … I would go as far as to say that …, I would even venture to say that …
Here is a selection of useful words and phrases you will need in real-life situations while you're visiting Spain and other Spanish-speaking countries...
In Spain the term castellano, rather than español, refers to the Spanish language as opposed to Catalan, Basque etc. The choice of word has political overtones: castellano has separatist connotations and español is considered centralist. In Latin America castellano is the usual term for Spanish.