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From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Dictionary 英漢字典

 ad·ven·tur·er /ədˈvɛnʧ(ə)rɚ/

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Ad·ven·tur·er n.
 1. One who adventures; as, the merchant adventurers; one who seeks his fortune in new and hazardous or perilous enterprises.
 2. A social pretender on the lookout for advancement.

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

      n 1: a person who enjoys taking risks [syn: venturer]
      2: someone who travels into little known regions (especially
         for some scientific purpose) [syn: explorer]