Definitions

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. One who ventures; a traveller or explorer.
  • n. One who undertakes a business venture.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. One who ventures, or puts to hazard; an adventurer.
  • n. A strumpet; a prostitute.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. One who ventures or adventures; one who risks life, property, etc.; one who causes risk; one who puts to hazard.
  • n. A prostitute; a strumpet.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. a person who enjoys taking risks
  • n. a merchant who undertakes a trading venture (especially a venture that sends goods overseas)

Etymologies

venture +‎ -er (Wiktionary)

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