Textual thesaurus for "venture"

(noun) speculation

an investment that is very risky but could yield great profits

he knew the stock was a speculation when he bought it

(verb) pretend, guess, hazard

put forward, of a guess, in spite of possible refutation

I am guessing that the price of real estate will rise again; I cannot pretend to say that you are wrong

(verb) embark

proceed somewhere despite the risk of possible dangers

We ventured into the world of high-tech and bought a supercomputer

(verb) jeopardize, adventure, stake, hazard

put at risk

I will stake my good reputation for this