adventuress adventuress

Definition(s):

  • (n) a woman adventurer

Usage(s):

  1. One little adventuress, known to her kin as Brunhild, escapes this seeming paradise, floating up under the umbrella-penumbra of a jellyfish.
  2. When first seen, Jen seems lovely but unformed, a dreamy adventuress who wants the freedom of the heroes she reads about.
  3. Elizabeth, Countess Fischler von Treuberg, 58, famed European adventuress; by Edgar Beese, German flier, who committed suicide at the same time; in Berlin.

News

  • For women of adventure

    There's an adventuress in every woman just waiting to come out.
    on June 9, 2013     Source: Philly.com

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