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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - A person who enjoys taking risks; Someone who travels into little known regions (especially for some scientific purpose).

Usage examples (38)
  • Such are among the sad chances to which the life of the Rocky Mountain adventurer is exposed.
  • I take back the word adventurer, but I still hold to all I have said about him.
  • For does not the word adventurer stand for the pioneer, the explorer, the inventor, the soldier and the sailor?
  • The adventurer is the man with the sword who came in armor with armed men - and he took. for more
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