risktaker

[ risk-tey-ker ]
/ ˈrɪskˌteɪ kər /

noun

a person or corporation inclined to take risks: The management trainees were exhorted to become risktakers.

Nearby words

  1. risk factor,
  2. risk life and limb,
  3. risk management,
  4. risk-averse,
  5. risk-benefit,
  6. risky,
  7. risorgimento,
  8. risorius muscle,
  9. risotto,
  10. risque

Origin of risktaker

1940–45; risk + taker

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