adventurousness
noun see adventurous

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • Adventurousness — Ad*ven tur*ous*ness, n. The quality or state of being adventurous; daring; venturesomeness. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • adventurousness — adventurous ► ADJECTIVE ▪ open to or involving new or daring methods or experiences. DERIVATIVES adventurously adverb adventurousness noun …   English terms dictionary

  • adventurousness — See adventurously. * * * …   Universalium

  • adventurousness — noun The quality of being adventurous …   Wiktionary

  • adventurousness — (Roget s Thesaurus II) noun Willingness to take risks: adventuresomeness, audaciousness, audacity, boldness, daredevilry, daredeviltry, daring, daringness, venturesomeness, venturousness. See SAFETY …   English dictionary for students

  • adventurousness — n. daring, fearlessness; foolhardiness, recklessness …   English contemporary dictionary

  • adventurousness — ad·ven·tur·ous·ness …   English syllables

  • adventurousness — noun the trait of being adventurous • Syn: ↑venturesomeness • Derivationally related forms: ↑venturesome (for: ↑venturesomeness), ↑adventurous • Hypernyms: ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • venturesomeness — noun the trait of being adventurous • Syn: ↑adventurousness • Derivationally related forms: ↑venturesome, ↑adventurous (for: ↑adventurousness) • Hypernyms: ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • Daring — Dar ing, n. Boldness; fearlessness; adventurousness; also, a daring act. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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