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adjective adventurous pronunciation in British English /ədˈventʃ(ə)rəs/
  1. keen to try new or exciting things
    He’s much more adventurous than his younger brother.
    recipes for the more adventurous cook
    1. a.
      new, exciting, and possibly dangerous
      an adventurous ski trip
    2. b.
      containing new and exciting things
      In 1919 Cooper moved into the most adventurous phase of his work.

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