ALL meanings of adventurer

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  • countable noun adventurer An adventurer is a person who enjoys going to new, unusual, and exciting places. 3
  • countable noun adventurer If you describe someone as an adventurer, you disapprove of them because they are using dishonest or immoral methods to gain money or power. 3
  • noun adventurer a person who seeks adventure, esp one who seeks success or money through daring exploits 3
  • noun adventurer a person who seeks money or power by unscrupulous means 3
  • noun adventurer a speculator 3
  • noun adventurer a person who has or likes to have adventures 3
  • noun adventurer soldier of fortune (sense 1) 3
  • noun adventurer a financial speculator 3
  • noun adventurer a person who seeks to become rich, powerful, etc. by dubious schemes 3
  • noun adventurer A person who enjoys or seeks adventure. 1
  • noun adventurer a person who has, enjoys, or seeks adventures. 1
  • noun adventurer a seeker of fortune in daring enterprises; soldier of fortune. 1
  • noun adventurer a person who undertakes great commercial risk; speculator. 1
  • noun adventurer a person who seeks power, wealth, or social rank by unscrupulous or questionable means: They thought John was an adventurer and after their daughter's money. 1
  • noun adventurer (usually initial capital letter) a member of Camp Fire, Inc., who is between the ages of 9 and 11. 1
  • noun adventurer adventurous person 1
  • noun adventurer explorer 1
  • noun adventurer One who adventures; one who seeks his fortune in new and hazardous or perilous enterprises. 0
  • noun adventurer A soldier of fortune, a speculator. 0
  • noun adventurer A social pretender on the lookout for advancement; one who pushes his fortune by equivocal means, as false pretences. 0
  • noun adventurer (video games) A player of adventure games or text adventures. 0
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