from The Century Dictionary.
- noun The quality of being venturous; boldness; hardiness; fearlessness; intrepidity.
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- noun The quality or state of being
venturous; mettle; one's willingness to undertake potentially hazardous endeavours.
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Add to this, that confidence makes a man venturous, and venturousness casts him into the high road of danger, and the very arms of destruction.
a venturousness of spirit, that were little formed for such scenes as these.