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Definition of adventurous adjective from the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary

     

    adventurous

     adjective
    adjective
    NAmE//ədˈvɛntʃərəs//
     
     
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  1. 1 (also adventuresome) (of a person) willing to take risks and try new ideas; enjoying being in new, exciting situations For the more adventurous tourists, there are trips into the mountains with a local guide. Many teachers would like to be more adventurous and creative.
  2. 2including new and interesting things, methods, and ideas The menu contained traditional favorites as well as more adventurous dishes. an adventurous new production of the play
  3. 3full of new, exciting, or dangerous experiences an adventurous trip/lifestyle My interests include anything adventurous or challenging. opposite unadventurous
adventurously adverb
 
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