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aventura
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aventura(
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A feminine noun is almost always used with feminine articles and adjectives (e.g. la mujer bonita, la luna llena).
1. (event)
a. adventure
Ir de mochilero por América Central fue una de las aventuras más emocionantes que tuve en mi vida.Backpacking through Central America was one of the most exciting adventures I've ever had.
2. (romance)
a. affair
Nunca le diré a mi esposa que tuve una aventura durante mi viaje de negocios.I will never tell my wife that I had an affair during my business trip.
b. fling
Mario descubrió que su esposa estaba teniendo una aventura con el vecino.Mario found out that his wife was having a fling with their neighbor.
3. (finance)
a. venture
Mi compañero de trabajo y yo renunciamos a nuestros trabajos y nos embarcamos en una nueva aventura financiera.My coworker and I quit our jobs and embarked on a new financial venture.
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aventura
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (suceso, empresa)
a. adventure
embarcarse en una aventurato set off on an adventure
2. (relación amorosa)
a. affair
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aventura
1 (suceso) adventure
nos contó las aventuras de su viaje he told us of the adventures he had had on his journey; una película de aventuras an adventure film
2 (riesgo)
invertir ahora es una aventura investing at this time is a gamble; se fue a América a buscar trabajo a la aventura he went to America and took a chance on o gambled on finding work; he went to America on the off-chance of finding work; se lanzaron a la aventura de montar un negocio they embarked on the venture of setting up a business
3 (amorío) fling (familiar); brief affair
tuvo una aventura con un estudiante she had a fling (familiar) o a brief affair with a student
4 (contingencia) chance; contingency
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