Examples from the Web for adventurer
Adventurer journalist Robert Young Pelton is crowdfunding a trip to find African warlord Joseph Kony.Robert Young Pelton on His Expedition To Find Joseph Kony|Amanda Sperber|November 16, 2013|DAILY BEAST
He was an adventurer and thrill seeker, but also an ardent radical socialist.
I want to be able to, at any point, go to the movies or out to dinner or fly to Vancouver (I know, I'm an adventurer).Why I Choose to Be Child-Free: Readers Share Their Stories|Harry Siegel|February 27, 2013|DAILY BEAST
Here, adventurer TV personality and chief Scout Bear Grylls offers his best Scout's Honour.
After 53 years and more than 130 expeditions, the 69-year-old adventurer is “still at it and hoping for a new discovery.”The Man Who Found the Titanic: A Tale of a Secret Expedition|Andrew Carter|April 15, 2012|DAILY BEAST
Eastward therefore the adventurer, the trader, and the pilgrim turned, and found in the Mediterranean their natural pathway.Europe in the Sixteenth Century 1494-1598, Fifth Edition|A. H. (Arthur Henry) Johnson
"It's a long story," interrupted the Adventurer, with quiet insolence.The White Moll|Frank L. Packard
To the first adventurer we may suppose that it would present itself with alarming force.
So I sat there, in turn wondering if he were honest or a rogue, an adventurer or an idler, a river-man or a fop from Piccadilly.Jewel Mysteries|Max Pemberton
The grandchild of the great Bruce must not be given away to every adventurer without her own approval.The Three Perils of Man, Vol. 1 (of 3)|James Hogg
British Dictionary definitions for adventurer
Word Origin and History for adventurer
late 15c., "one who plays at games of chance," agent noun from adventure (v.). Meaning "one who seeks adventures" is from 1660s.