What does adventurer mean?

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

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. adventurer, venturer(noun)

    a person who enjoys taking risks

  2. explorer, adventurer(noun)

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

Wiktionary

  1. adventurer(Noun)

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

    Etymology: Compare French aventurier; .

  2. adventurer(Noun)

    A soldier of fortune, a speculator.

    Etymology: Compare French aventurier; .

  3. adventurer(Noun)

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

    Etymology: Compare French aventurier; .

  4. adventurer(Noun)

    A player of adventure games or text adventures.

    Etymology: Compare French aventurier; .

Webster Dictionary

  1. Adventurer(noun)

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

    Etymology: [Cf. F. aventurier.]

  2. Adventurer(noun)

    a social pretender on the lookout for advancement

    Etymology: [Cf. F. aventurier.]

How to pronounce adventurer?

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How to say adventurer in sign language?

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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. Vincent Van Gogh:

    I am not an adventurer by choice but by fate.

  2. 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.

  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.

Images & Illustrations of adventurer

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