What does the word adventure mean?

Usage examples for adventure

  1. Then came Manassen to court and told the king of his adventure. – Le Morte D'Arthur, Volume I (of II) King Arthur and of his Noble Knights of the Round Table by Thomas Malory
  2. Of course she went To get adventure in the war, perhaps She got too much. – Domesday Book by Edgar Lee Masters
  3. It's quite a romantic adventure, Mrs. Goldstraw. – No Thoroughfare by Charles Dickens and Wilkie Collins