action–adventure

adjective, of a movie ac·tion–ad·ven·ture

Definition of action–adventure

  1. :  featuring characters involved in exciting and usually dangerous activities and adventures The movie is closer to an action-adventure thriller than a journalistic account, but energetic acting and vigorous directing make it work harrowingly well on its own terms. — Christian Science Monitor, 26 Dec. 2003

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1927

First Known Use of action–adventure

1927


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