Definition of venturer in US English:



  • A person who undertakes or shares in a trading venture.

    • ‘The people she envied were men, the merchant venturers, the buccaneers of capitalism.’
    • ‘Last weekend a delegation of six local venturers attended the National Venturers Forum in Dublin.’
    • ‘"We don't see our competitors as competitors but as collaborators, as joint venturers, " Adelson said.’
    • ‘The case set up is that all the shareholders, the joint venturers, made the impugned decisions at the outset.’
    • ‘Some corporate venturers contend that a strategic focus can reduce risk, thanks simply to a company's knowledge of the business.’
    daredevil, seeker of adventures, hero, heroine, swashbuckler, knight errant, crusader, traveller, voyager, wanderer
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