Example sentences for: adventure

How can you use “adventure” in a sentence? Here are some example sentences to help you improve your vocabulary:

  • Something like this vision inspired Theodore Roosevelt, the asthmatic Yankee patrician who turned himself into a cowboy and, as an ex-president, nearly died while exploring a tributary of the Amazon in Brazil, in an adventure that might have been scripted by Burroughs.

  • The U.S. adventure in Vietnam, that most tragic of the West's Third World campaigns, falls outside Gaddis' sadly truncated survey, which ends with the Cuban missile crisis.

  • Outdoor markets, where visitors must bargain at length, are another walking adventure.

  • A story argues that manned space travel has been largely useless because governments have treated space as an adventure, not a business.

  • To blame the Marshall Plan for the transmission of mindless high-tech adventure films into every city of Europe is akin to blaming Thomas Jefferson's belief in free speech for Hustler magazine and porn shops in every city in America.


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