Examples from the Web for 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|M.L. Nestel|January 8, 2015|DAILY BEAST
Actor and explorer Michael Palin, visiting in 2001, described one elderly bookkeeper showing off his priceless wares.
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.
An explorer or surveyor properly equipped for his work need never return empty-handed.The Barren Ground of Northern Canada|Warburton Mayer Pike
It was near here that McClintock, the explorer, was frozen in for an entire year; but the weather continued unusually mild.The Greater Republic|Charles Morris
The explorer has never shot a lion, though he has tracked a good many of them.An Edinburgh Eleven|J. M. Barrie
The tide carried the explorer away and eventually washed him ashore on the neck of a policeman.The Brighton Road|Charles G. Harper
Every explorer of unknown scenes must make up his mind to endure hardships.Adventures of a Young Naturalist|Lucien Biart
British Dictionary definitions for explorer (1 of 2)
British Dictionary definitions for explorer (2 of 2)
Word Origin and History for explorer
1680s, agent noun from explore. Replaced earlier exploratour (mid-15c.).