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Synonyms for venture

Synonyms for venture

an exciting, often hazardous undertaking

something undertaken, especially something requiring extensive planning and work

to expose to possible loss or damage

to put up as a stake in a game or speculation

to run the risk of

to take a risk in the hope of gaining advantage

to have the courage to put forward, as an idea, especially when rebuff or criticism is likely

Synonyms for venture

an investment that is very risky but could yield great profits

a commercial undertaking that risks a loss but promises a profit

proceed somewhere despite the risk of possible dangers


Related Words

put forward, of a guess, in spite of possible refutation

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Venture capital has finally shaken off the stigma of the dot-com bubble--but that doesn't necessarily mean that skies are a cloudless blue for companies seeking funding, or for venture capitalist firms themselves.
98-15's holdings could have been in serious jeopardy; exempt hospitals seeking to enter joint ventures with for profit organizations could have been granted additional flexibility in structuring proposed transactions.
Information technology companies received over 60% of the $12 billion in venture capital investments in 1998.
In conjunction with the exchange transaction, Concept Ventures closed a private placement of its common stock in which it will issue up to 5,724,292 shares of its common stock in exchange for anticipated gross offering proceeds of $12.
Setting up a joint venture between a manufacturer and a finance company can be a real boon for a company with large volumes of receivables weighing down its balance sheet.
The unwinding of the Columbia/Arlington joint venture brings to the forefront the fate of other whole hospital joint ventures and the status of enforcement efforts under Rev.
The Venture Michigan Fund I (VMF I) announced today its first round of investment commitments to three venture capital firms focused on growing early stage technology companies in Michigan.
98-15 does not provide safe harbors for these types of joint ventures, it does imply that the following conditions must be met for a hospital to comply with the operational test.
Vice President, Membership/Audit Committee: John Hall, Managing Director of Horizon Ventures
Customer reaction to RipCode's value proposition has been well received," said Jeff Williams, Managing Director of Hunt Ventures.
Previous investors Norwest Venture Partners (NVP) and Outlook Ventures also participated in the financing.
SAN FRANCISCO -- CMEA Ventures, a venture capital firm specializing in high technology, life sciences and alternative energy investments, announced today that Maurice E.
Dearry has a significant amount of experience in small biotech operations, with over 20 years in operations and administration in biotechnology and pharmaceutical ventures.
Sudhir Sethi as Managing General Partner of IDG Ventures India, which manages a recently established $150 million venture capital fund.
AIX EN PROVENCE, France -- INSIDE Contactless, a world leader for contactless semiconductor chips, announces today that it has closed a new funding round of $25 million led by Granite Global Ventures (GGV).