Origin of explorer
Related Words for explorerpilgrim, adventurer, pioneer, seeker, traveler, searcher, pathfinder, experimenter
Examples from the Web for explorer
Contemporary Examples of explorer
The first two videos are teasers featuring two favorite cartoon characters for young girls, Dora the Explorer and Tinkerbell.Sleazy Billionaire’s Double Life Featured Beach Parties With Stephen Hawking
January 8, 2015
Actor and explorer Michael Palin, visiting in 2001, described one elderly bookkeeper showing off his priceless wares.The Lost Libraries of the Sahara
September 11, 2014
Why should it matter to everyone—not just to an explorer like you?
Being with the families afterwards and questioning the whole issue of being an explorer.
Other famous taxidermists, like explorer Charles Waterton and Hermann Ploucquet, captured the popular imagination.Dead and Beautiful: The Art of Taxidermy
April 16, 2014
Historical Examples of explorer
He was an explorer, and soon after I was born he went on an expedition.Frank Roscoe's Secret
"Dixon," said Mrs. Barnett in a low voice which the explorer knew and obeyed.Audrey Craven
The explorer of the Capitalist syndicate was still enthusiastic.Nostromo: A Tale of the Seaboard
Patricia forgot her censorship as the spirit of the explorer rose in her.Miss Pat at School
I haven't even the thrill of the explorer, for I'm not the first one to see them.
1680s, agent noun from explore. Replaced earlier exploratour (mid-15c.).