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adventurism

ad·ven·tur·ism

adventurism

 
pronunciation:
d ven ch rih zm
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part of speech: noun
definition: impetuous, irresponsible acts or policies, esp. by a government or someone in power, in defiant violation of commonly accepted norms of behavior.
The invasion was nothing but an act of adventurism.
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derivation: adventurist (n.)