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Adventure

Any activity that involves risk. Almost any investment, business opportunity, and even many jobs involve adventure of one kind or another. The willingness to undertake an adventure is a necessary component to the function of capitalism.
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We all agreed to this exception, which has never caused problems for anyone, and Adventuresome Bowman rolled on.
Copies of Everest to Arabia: The Making of an Adventuresome Life are available for purchase through the NACM Bookstore (order early to avoid lines on-site!).
They're fun-loving, adventuresome, and athletic, often with a mischievous streak or a touch of whimsy.
Always adventuresome he was a certified skydiver and was an avid sports fan who loved to follow the Boston Red Sox and NE Patriots.
Kind and bright described young Jiange, but Chung tended to be brave and adventuresome. Jiange tried to act brave like Chung, but he couldn't seem to do it.
Also encouraging are the many new and interactive resources for information--not just on location, but where to shop, dine, and push through some adventuresome limits.
Traveling to another country is exciting, adventuresome, and sometimes rude - if you are not familiar with the culture, that is.
For less adventuresome patrons, the Flamin' Pineapple offers an abundance of 12 saltwater fish, including lemon fish, red fish, black snapper, and halibut.
If you can do something adventuresome or sporty, better still.
If you're at a loss for Mother's Day, take a peek: For the mom with a sweet tooth, a book on ice cream from 1894; for the adventuresome eater, Niloufer Ichaporia King's 2008 James Beard Foundation Award--winning My Bombay Kitchen; for a sophisticated palate, a signed first-edition copy of M.F.K.
With contemporary energy and youthful allure, Figaro, seen in a period production by Carl Toms from New York City Opera, foreshadowed the more adventuresome productions hoped--for in the new, more intimate 2,200 seat house beginning next season.
An epic tale of forgery could have been the complete story covered by The Forger, but the captivating tale of his escape to Switzerland on a bicycle makes this even more adventuresome. Cioma with his own forged documents passes many check points and proves he is quite an adept con man as he makes his perilous journey to freedom.