adventuress

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noun ad·ven·tur·ess \əd-ˈven-ch(ə-)rəs\

Definition of adventuress

  1. :  a female adventurer: such asa :  a woman who seeks dangerous or exciting experiencesb somewhat old-fashioned :  a woman who seeks position or livelihood by questionable means

1707

First Known Use of adventuress

1707


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