Adventure vs Safari - What's the difference?
As nouns the difference between adventure and safari
is that adventure
is the encountering of risks; hazardous and striking enterprise; a bold undertaking, in which hazards are to be encountered, and the issue is staked upon unforeseen events; a daring feat while safari
is a safari.
As a verb adventure
is to risk or hazard; jeopard; venture.
From (etyl) aventure, aunter, anter, from (etyl) aventure, from , which in the Romance languages took the sense of "to happen, befall" (see also advene).
The encountering of risks; hazardous and striking enterprise; a bold undertaking, in which hazards are to be encountered, and the issue is staked upon unforeseen events; a daring feat.
A remarkable occurrence; a striking event; a stirring incident; as, the adventures of one's life.
- He loved excitement and adventure .
A mercantile or speculative enterprise of hazard; a venture; a shipment by a merchant on his own account.
(video games) A text adventure or an adventure game.
* 1984 , Spyplane'' (review, in ''Crash , issue 4, May 1984) [http://www.crashonline.org.uk/04/spyplne.htm]
- (Francis Bacon)
* 1988 , Mike Gerrard, The Guild Of Thieves'' (review, in ''Your Sinclair , issue 29, May 1988) [http://www.ysrnry.co.uk/articles/theguildofthieves.htm]
- The first thing to strike me about Spyplane was that it is more like a verbal simulation than an adventure .
* 1992 , Larry Horsfield, The SU Guide to Playing and Writing Adventure Games'' (in ''Sinclair User magazine, issue 128, October 1992)
- To sum up, I think this is definitely one of the best adventures around for the Spectrum now, along with Gnome Ranger
(obsolete) That which happens without design; chance; hazard; hap; hence, chance of danger or loss.
- Before you sit down in front of your Speccy to play an adventure , equip yourself with a pencil, eraser and plenty of paper. This so that you may draw a 'map' of the adventure as you move around.
(obsolete) Risk; danger; peril.
- Nay, a far less good to man it will be found, if she must, at all adventures , be fastened upon him individually.
- He was in great adventure of his life.
* (remarkable occurrence) boredom
* abstention, peradventure, unadventurous
From (etyl) aventuren, auntren, which from (etyl) aventurer, from aventure.
To risk or hazard; jeopard; venture.
* Bible, Acts xix. 31
To venture upon; to run the risk of; to dare.
- He would not adventure himself into the theatre.
* J. Taylor
- Yet they adventured to go back.
To try the chance; to take the risk.
- Discriminations might be adventured .
A trip into any undeveloped area to see, photograph or hunt wild animals in their own environment.
A caravan going on a safari.
To take part in a safari.