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Adventurer

Adventurer Meaning & Definition
Adventurer Definition And Meaning

What's The Definition Of Adventurer?

[n] a person who enjoys taking risks
[n] someone who travels into little known regions (especially for some scientific purpose)

Synonyms | Synonyms for Adventurer: explorer | venturer

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Adventurer In Webster's Dictionary

\Ad*ven"tur*er\, n. [Cf. F. aventurier.] 1. One who adventures; as, the merchant adventurers; one who seeks his fortune in new and hazardous or perilous enterprises. 2. A social pretender on the lookout for advancement.

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