fortune hunter

noun

Definition of fortune hunter

  1. :  a person who seeks wealth especially by marriage

First Known Use of fortune hunter

1689


FORTUNE HUNTER Defined for English Language Learners

fortune hunter

noun

Definition of fortune hunter for English Language Learners

  • : a person who is trying to become very wealthy especially by marrying a wealthy person

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