adventuresome

[ad-ven-cher-suh m]

adjective

bold; daring; adventurous.

Nearby words

  1. adventure,
  2. adventure playground,
  3. adventure racing,
  4. adventure tourism,
  5. adventurer,
  6. adventuress,
  7. adventurism,
  8. adventurist,
  9. adventurous,
  10. adverb

Origin of adventuresome

First recorded in 1725–35; adventure + -some1

Related formsad·ven·ture·some·ly, adverbad·ven·ture·some·ness, noun

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Word Origin and History for adventuresome

adventuresome

adj.

1731, from adventure + -some (1).

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