For all your dictionary needs!
Tip. You can look up words, expressions, names, titles...
Header of adventurous

Adventurous

Video footage: Adventurous Young Female Rock Climber Climbs To Top Of Peak, Gives Her Partner Below A Thumbs Up And Raises Her Arms In Victory
Play/pauseBuy footageFind more

Definition of the adjective adventurous

What does adventurous mean as an attribute of a noun?

adjective - degrees: more adventurous / most adventurous

  1. willing to undertake or seeking out new and daring enterprises

Alternative definition of the adjective adventurous

adjective

  1. [of a, person] Inclined to adventure; willing to incur risks; prone to embark in hazardous enterprise; rashly daring.
  2. [of an, act or product] Full of hazard; attended with risk; exposing to danger; requiring courage; rash.

Explanation

Adventurous is a breed temperament.

Printed dictionaries and other books with definitions for Adventurous

Click on a title to look inside that book (if available):

Google previewDictionary of Confusable Words (2000)

by Adrian Room

' adventuresome see adventurous adventurous/adventuresome/venturesome/ venturous An adventurous person is one who seeks adventure or 'challenges': ' Jackie's ...

Google previewLatham's "Johnson's dictionary." (1873)

by Sir George Webbe Dasent

"ADVENTURERS" AND "ADVENTUROUS:' 101 A, might have given Aunter for Adventure, as well as Anchor for Anchoret. But besides these " adventures" of religion and knight-errantry, there were those of love. Lancelot's dealings with ...

Google previewUnited Editors Encyclopedia and Dictionary (1907)

A Library of Universal Knowledge and an Unabridged Dictionary of the English Language ...

ADVENTUROUS, a. tid-vén't1Z-rals, bold; hazardous. ADVENTUREBOME, a. dd-oén't-hr-aim, somewhat bold; daring; ...

Google previewNew Comprehensive A-Z Crossword Dictionary (1996)

by Edy G. Schaffer

NAME DROPPER adventurous DARING, BOLD, RASH, RECKLESS, DYNAMIC, FOOLHARDY slang WILD-ASS adversary FOE, RIVAL, ENEMY, OPPONENT, FOEMAN, ANTAGONIST adverse HOSTILE, COUNTER, OPPOSED, CLASHING, ...

Google previewMacmillan Dictionary for Children (2001)

by Robert B. Costello

adventurous 1. Willing to risk danger in order to have exciting or unusual experiences; ...

Google previewA Dictionary of Medieval Heroes (2000)

Characters in Medieval Narrative Traditions and Their Afterlife in Literature, Theatre and the Visual Arts by Willem Pieter Gerritsen, Anthony G. Van Melle, Tanis Guest

The so-called 'adventurous' Dietrich epics have a number of features in common. In all of them Dietrich has to fight heathens, giants, dwarves or dragons, often at the request of a young lady or to rescue a damsel in distress. All of them are set ...

Google previewFowler's Dictionary of Modern English Usage (2015)

by Henry Watson Fowler, Jeremy Butterfield

adventurous, adventuresome, venturesome, venturous 24. used so frequently as a modifier before another noun (advance copy, guard, information, notice, payment, etc.) that it has effectively become an adjective, and this quasi- adjectival use ...

Online dictionaries and encyclopedias with entries for Adventurous

Click on a label to prioritize search results according to that topic:

Photos about Adventurous

Click on an item to view that photo:

adventurous

If you need related images for an article or a report, you can download stock photos:
Small photo of shadows of adventurous climbersSmall photo of Outdoorsy adventurous man is hiking up a rock face to the top of the mountainSmall photo of Rearview of an adventurous man with hiking equipment using trekking sticks while walking the mountain copyspace travelling adventure nature landscape sport activitySmall photo of adventurous and crazy guySmall photo of Adventurous man at Godafoss on IcelandSmall photo of Adventurous people in nature adventure travel hiking tourism conceptSmall photo of Outdoor shot of happy adventurous young dark-skinned traveler studying paper map in his hands while having road trip in foreign country, looking for new amazing places, people and adventures More...

Video language resources about Adventurous

Click on an item to play that video:

See also the pronunciation examples of Adventurous!

Quotes about Adventurous

Self-pity gets you nowhere. One must have the adventurous daring to accept oneself as a bundle of possibilities and undertake the most interesting game in the world -- making the most of one's best. (Richard Willard Armour)
more quotes about adventurous...

Scrabble value of A1D2V4E1N1T1U1R1O1U1S1

The value of this 11-letter word is 15 points. It is included in the first and second editions of the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.

Share this page

Next...

Go to the usage examples of Adventurous to see it in context!


Privacy Policy | Cookies Policy
Keyword Tool | Romanian-English Dictionary