Definitions for adventurousædˈvɛn tʃər əs

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

ad•ven•tur•ousædˈvɛn tʃər əs(adj.)

  1. willing or eager to engage in adventures; venturesome.

  2. requiring courage; hazardous.

Origin of adventurous:

1300–50; ME < MF

ad•ven′tur•ous•ness(n.)

Princeton's WordNet

  1. adventurous, adventuresome(adj)

    willing to undertake or seeking out new and daring enterprises

    "adventurous pioneers"; "the risks and gains of an adventuresome economy"

Kernerman English Learner's Dictionary

  1. adventurous(adjective)ædˈvɛn tʃər əs

    liking or relating to adventure

    the adventurous young mountain climbers

Wiktionary

  1. adventurous(Adjective)

    Inclined to adventure; willing to incur risks; prone to embark in hazardous enterprise; rashly daring.

  2. adventurous(Adjective)

    Full of hazard; attended with risk; exposing to danger; requiring courage; rash.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Adventurous(noun)

    inclined to adventure; willing to incur hazard; prone to embark in hazardous enterprise; rashly daring; -- applied to persons

  2. Adventurous(noun)

    full of hazard; attended with risk; exposing to danger; requiring courage; rash; -- applied to acts; as, an adventurous undertaking, deed, song


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Kernerman English Multilingual Dictionary

adventurous(adjective)

liking or eager for adventure(s).

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