Synonyms of 'adventurer'
1 mercenaryDictionary, rogue, gamblerambitious political adventurers
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a tragic ending for a daredevil whose luck ran out
If you describe someone as a gambler, you mean that they are ready to take risks in order to gain advantages or success.
Never afraid of failure, he was a gambler, ready to try anything.
A rogue is a man who behaves in a dishonest or criminal way.
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
An adventurer is a person who enjoys going to new, unusual , and exciting places.