Definition of adventurous
- an adventurous explorer
- an adventurous artistic style
- an adventurous journey
The island attracts adventurous travelers.
He is an adventurous cook who is always trying new recipes.
Her design is an adventurous departure from what we usually see.
They have an adventurous lifestyle.
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: not afraid to do new and dangerous or exciting things
: exciting or unusual
: full of danger and excitement
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