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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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Over three dozen adventurists from different nations participated in the ride which started on June 23 from Leh.
VISITORS THRONG TOURIST SPOTS: Local adventurists flocked to the peaks in Shangla district during the Eid days and explored hidden and breathtaking tourist spots hitherto unexplored.
Adventurists can head to the park's City Studio, a bustling adventure hub, to test their strengths with a range of activities involving wall climbing, parabolic slides, roller gliders and a ropes course.
With cooperation of Federal and Provincial governments, he said foolproof security would be provided to foreign and domestic tourists in this scenic province with lush green valleys and snow covered peaks of tallest mountains offer enormous opportunities for naturalists, adventurists and mountaineers.
In this regard, Bukhari said the abolishment of NOC for foreign tourists issued by the government of Pakistan was an attempt to give unrestricted access to international adventurists. Hamza Ali Abbasi, a renowned Pakistani actor, said the country was witnessing a change since the Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf government held the reins of country
The Government of Khyber Pakthunkhwa has identified scores of new tourists' sites in different districts of Khyber Pakthunkhwa where educated workforce will immensely help assist mountaineers, adventurists and archaeologist lovers.
The company issued another statement on Sunday, apprising 'adventurists' on a possible re-opening date:
The party, for the time being, at least, does not identify with those handful of adventurists that boycott.
The thrice-yearly event is organised by The Adventurists, a UK-based group that manages and runs adventures throughout the world, raising millions of pounds for charity.
Designed for the adventurists, Renault Koleos's four wheel drive technology, all-terrain ability, engine and transmission line-up has been tailored to meet the needs and expectations of the Kuwaiti market.
Al-Jaafari said that the international community has never tried to reign in these reckless adventurists who often caused disasters to international relations, and there is worry that if the international community does not stop these adventurists, this will lead to the death of the UN much like what happened to its predecessor, the League of Nations.
"I am sure this must add to the enthusiasm of mountain athletes, especially from the low lands and adventurists in Pakistan," he added.The climber further said: "Let us repay to our motherland for all its blessings while advancing hands together, under our flag.