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Definitions for adventurer
ædˈvɛn tʃər ərad·ven·tur·er

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. adventurer, venturernoun

    a person who enjoys taking risks

  2. explorer, adventurernoun

    someone who travels into little known regions (especially for some scientific purpose)

Wiktionary

  1. adventurernoun

    One who adventures; as, the merchant adventurers; one who seeks his fortune in new and hazardous or perilous enterprises.

    Etymology: Compare French aventurier; .

  2. adventurernoun

    A soldier of fortune, a speculator.

    Etymology: Compare French aventurier; .

  3. adventurernoun

    A social pretender on the lookout for advancement; one who pushes his fortune by equivocal means, as false pretences.

    Etymology: Compare French aventurier; .

  4. adventurernoun

    A player of adventure games or text adventures.

    Etymology: Compare French aventurier; .

Webster Dictionary

  1. Adventurernoun

    one who adventures; as, the merchant adventurers; one who seeks his fortune in new and hazardous or perilous enterprises

    Etymology: [Cf. F. aventurier.]

  2. Adventurernoun

    a social pretender on the lookout for advancement

    Etymology: [Cf. F. aventurier.]

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of adventurer in Chaldean Numerology is: 4

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of adventurer in Pythagorean Numerology is: 2

Examples of adventurer in a Sentence

  1. Mwanandeke Kindembo:

    The overly cautious man will claim that his safety is more important than his accomplishments. While the adventurer will claim the opposite, because death does not scare him at all.

  2. Vincent Van Gogh:

    I am not an adventurer by choice but by fate.

  3. Craig Glenday:

    It's great to see so many people channeling their inner adventurer - proof that Guinness World Records Day just goes from strength to strength.

  4. Errol Flynn:

    By instinct I'm an adventurer; by choice I'd like to be a writer; by pure, unadulterated luck, I'm an actor.

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