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Adventure vs. Journey

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  • Adventure (noun)

    The encountering of risks; hazardous and striking enterprise; a bold undertaking, in which hazards are to be encountered, and the issue is staked upon unforeseen events; a daring feat.

  • Adventure (noun)

    A remarkable occurrence; a striking event

    "A life full of adventures."

  • Adventure (noun)

    A mercantile or speculative enterprise of hazard; a venture; a shipment by a merchant on his own account.

  • Adventure (noun)

    A feeling of desire for new and exciting things

    "his sense of adventure"

  • Adventure (noun)

    A text adventure or an adventure game.

  • Adventure (noun)

    That which happens by chance; hazard; hap

  • Adventure (noun)

    Chance of danger or loss.

  • Adventure (noun)

    Risk; danger; peril.

  • Adventure (verb)

    To risk or hazard; jeopard; venture.

  • Adventure (verb)

    To venture upon; to run the risk of; to dare.

  • Adventure (verb)

    To try the chance; to take the risk.

  • Journey (noun)

    A set amount of travelling, seen as a single unit; a discrete trip, a voyage.

  • Journey (noun)

    Any difficulties or personal development.

    "the journey to political freedom"

    "my journey of dealing with grief"

  • Journey (noun)

    A day.

  • Journey (noun)

    A day's travelling; the distance travelled in a day.

  • Journey (noun)

    A day's work.

  • Journey (noun)

    The Mint.

  • Journey (noun)

    A group of giraffes.

  • Journey (verb)

    To travel, to make a trip or voyage.

Wiktionary
  • Adventure (noun)

    an unusual and exciting or daring experience

    "her recent adventures in Italy"

  • Adventure (noun)

    excitement associated with danger or the taking of risks

    "she travelled the world in search of adventure"

  • Adventure (noun)

    a reckless or potentially hazardous action or enterprise

    "in any military adventure, the first casualty is truth"

  • Adventure (noun)

    a commercial venture

    "I sold my East India adventure of £250 principal for £750"

  • Adventure (verb)

    engage in daring or risky activity

    "they had adventured into the forest"

  • Adventure (verb)

    put (one's money or life) at risk

    "he adventured £300 in the purchase of land"

  • Journey (noun)

    an act of travelling from one place to another

    "an eight-hour train journey"

  • Journey (noun)

    a long and often difficult process of personal change and development

    "her spiritual journey towards Roman Catholicism"

    "I was excited with my character's journey in the film"

  • Journey (verb)

    travel somewhere

    "they journeyed south"

Oxford Dictionary
  • Adventure (noun)

    That which happens without design; chance; hazard; hap; hence, chance of danger or loss.

  • Adventure (noun)

    Risk; danger; peril.

  • Adventure (noun)

    The encountering of risks; hazardous and striking enterprise; a bold undertaking, in which hazards are to be encountered, and the issue is staked upon unforeseen events; a daring feat.

  • Adventure (noun)

    A remarkable occurrence; a striking event; a stirring incident; as, the adventures of one's life.

  • Adventure (noun)

    A mercantile or speculative enterprise of hazard; a venture; a shipment by a merchant on his own account.

  • Adventure

    To risk, or hazard; jeopard; to venture.

  • Adventure

    To venture upon; to run the risk of; to dare.

  • Adventure (verb)

    To try the chance; to take the risk.

  • Journey (noun)

    The travel or work of a day.

  • Journey (noun)

    Travel or passage from one place to another, especially one covering a large distance or taking a long time.

  • Journey (noun)

    A passage through life, or a passage through any significant experience, or from one state to another.

  • Journey (noun)

    The distance that is traveled in a journey{2}, or the time taken to complete a journey{2}; as, it's a two-day journey from the oasis into Cairo by camel; from Mecca to Samarkand is quite a journey.

  • Journey (verb)

    To travel from place to place; to go from home to a distance.

  • Journey

    To traverse; to travel over or through.

Webster Dictionary
  • Adventure (noun)

    a wild and exciting undertaking (not necessarily lawful)

  • Adventure (verb)

    take a risk in the hope of a favorable outcome;

    "When you buy these stocks you are gambling"

  • Adventure (verb)

    put at risk;

    "I will stake my good reputation for this"

  • Journey (noun)

    the act of traveling from one place to another

  • Journey (verb)

    undertake a journey or trip

  • Journey (verb)

    travel upon or across;

    "travel the oceans"

Princeton's WordNet

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