The definition of adventurous is someone who is willing to take chances.adjective
- A person who will eat anything put on their plate is an adventurous eater.
- A sky diver is an example of an adventurous person.
- fond of adventure; willing to take chances; daring
- full of danger; risky
Origin: ME aventurous < OFr aventuros < aventure, adventure
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- Inclined to undertake new and daring enterprises.
- Hazardous; risky.
- ad·venˈtur·ous·ly adverb
- ad·venˈtur·ous·ness noun