venture out

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venture out

1. To proceed bravely out into some unknown or dangerous place. The group of explorers is getting ready to venture out into the wilds of Antarctica. It was nearly midnight by the time we arrived at our hotel, so we had to wait until the next morning to venture out and explore Tokyo.
2. To exit through (some passageway), especially in a cautious or wary manner. The sirens may have stopped blaring, but I wasn't about to venture out my door just yet. We weren't allowed to venture out the gate of the military compound unless we were accompanied by armed guards.
See also: out, venture

venture out (something)

 and venture out of (something)
to go out of something cautiously. (Of is usually retained before pronouns.) Peter ventured out of his house for only a minute into the cold. He ventured out the door for only a moment.
See also: out, venture