Synonyms of 'adventurer'
a person who seeks money or power by unscrupulous meansambitious political adventurers
a person who seeks adventureA round-the-world adventurer was killed when her plane crashed.
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in the sense of daredevil
a recklessly bold person
a tragic ending for a daredevil whose luck ran out
in the sense of gambler
Never afraid of failure, he was a gambler, ready to try anything.
in the sense of rogue
a dishonest or unprincipled person
He wasn't a rogue at all.
con man (informal),
grifter (slang, US, Canadian),
skelm (South Africa),
rorter (Australian, slang),
wrong 'un (slang)
Thesaurus for adventurer from the Collins English Thesaurus