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- (obsolete) accident; chance; adventure
- (obsolete) a mischance causing a person's death without felony, as by drowning, or falling into the fire
- Obsolete form of .
aventure f (plural aventures)
- → Crimean Tatar: avantüra
- → Japanese: アバンチュール
- → Polish: awantura
- → Turkish: avantür
- “aventure” in Trésor de la langue française informatisé (The Digitized Treasury of the French Language).
This noun needs an inflection-table template.
- “aventure”, in Vroegmiddelnederlands Woordenboek, 2000
- Verwijs, E.; Verdam, J. (1885–1929), “aventure (I)”, in Middelnederlandsch Woordenboek, The Hague: Martinus Nijhoff, →ISBN, page I
aventure (plural aventures)
- fate, chance
- c. 1400, Geoffrey Chaucer, The Canterbury Tales, General Prologue, lines LINES:
- At nyght was come into that hostelrye / Wel nyne and twenty in a compaignye / Of sondry folk, by aventure yfalle / In felaweshipe, and pilgrimes were they alle,
- There came at nightfall to that hostelry / Some nine and twenty in a company / Of sundry folk who had by chance fallen / In fellowship, and pilgrims were they all
- event, experience
- danger, risk
- venture, quest
- wonder, miracle
- A tale of adventures.
Middle Low German
- Alternative form of .
- first-person singular (eu) present subjunctive of aventurar
- third-person singular (ele and ela, also used with você and others) present subjunctive of aventurar
- third-person singular (você) affirmative imperative of aventurar
- third-person singular (você) negative imperative of aventurar