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ad·ven·tur·ism

 (ăd-vĕn′chə-rĭz′əm)
n.
Involvement in risky enterprises, especially in foreign affairs, while disregarding established principles or adverse consequences.

ad·ven′tur·ist adj. & n.
ad·ven′tur·is′tic adj.
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adventurism

(ədˈvɛntʃəˌrɪzəm)
n
recklessness, esp in politics and finance
adˈventurist n
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ad•ven•tur•ism

(ædˈvɛn tʃəˌrɪz əm)

n.
rash or irresponsible actions, esp. in political or international affairs.
[1835–45]
ad•ven′tur•ist, n.
ad•ven`tur•is′tic, adj.
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adventurism

impulsive, rash, or irresponsible actions or attitudes, especially in the sphere of public life. — adventurist, n. — adventuristic, adj.
See also: Behavior
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.adventurism - recklessness in politics or foreign affairs
foolhardiness, recklessness, rashness - the trait of giving little thought to danger
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Translations

adventurism

[ədˈventʃərɪzm] Naventurismo m
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adventurism

[ədˈvɛntʃərɪzəm] naventurisme m
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adventurism

nAbenteurertum nt
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So much so, with a straight face they accuse them of adventurisms, in which these establishments may or may not be involved.
Addressing to District Bar Khanewal on Wednesday, he said, lawyers and judges of Pakistan were worthy of congratulations as owing to their struggle, democracy has been restored in the country and the government closed military adventurisms in the country through article-6.
We are so governed by our temporal absorptions and adventurisms that we ignore moral and spiritual considerations.