Definitions for prospectorˈprɒs pɛk tər, prəˈspɛk-

This page provides all possible meanings and translations of the word prospector

Princeton's WordNetRate this definition:(0.00 / 0 votes)

  1. prospector(noun)

    someone who explores an area for mineral deposits

WiktionaryRate this definition:(0.00 / 0 votes)

  1. prospector(Noun)

    A person who explores or prospects an area in search of mineral deposits, such as gold.

Webster DictionaryRate this definition:(0.00 / 0 votes)

  1. Prospector(noun)

    one who prospects; especially, one who explores a region for minerals and precious metals

  2. Origin: [L., one who looks out.]

Translations for prospector

From our Multilingual Translation Dictionary

Get even more translations for prospector »


Find a translation for the prospector definition in other languages:

Select another language:

Discuss these prospector definitions with the community:

Word of the Day

Would you like us to send you a FREE new word definition delivered to your inbox daily?

Please enter your email address:     


Use the citation below to add this definition to your bibliography:


"prospector." STANDS4 LLC, 2015. Web. 1 Apr. 2015. <>.

Are we missing a good definition for prospector? Don't keep it to yourself...

The Web's Largest Resource for

Definitions & Translations

A Member Of The STANDS4 Network

Nearby & related entries:

Alternative searches for prospector:

Thanks for your vote! We truly appreciate your support.