adventurous

If you're adventurous, you're eager to try new things and take risks. If you can't wait to go kayaking in the Amazon and you're willing to try that stew with the weird things floating around in it, you're adventurous.

Adventurous means eager for adventure, and both words come from the Latin for “about to happen” — an adventure always has an element of the unknown. Being adventurous means you’re willing to go where you haven’t been before and do things you’ve never done, even if you don’t know how it’s going to turn out.

Definitions of adventurous
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adj willing to undertake or seeking out new and daring enterprises

adventurous pioneers”
Synonyms:
adventuresome
audacious, daring, venturesome, venturous
disposed to venture or take risks
sporting
involving risk or willingness to take a risk
swaggering, swashbuckling
flamboyantly adventurous
bold
fearless and daring
brave, courageous
possessing or displaying courage; able to face and deal with danger or fear without flinching
incautious
lacking in caution
Antonyms:
unadventurous
lacking in boldness
safe
(of an undertaking) secure from risk
timid
showing fear and lack of confidence
cautious
showing careful forethought
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