Definition of 'adventuress'
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LAST SHOT (1995)
woman who would never behave like an adventuress, but unfortunately this assumption was difficult to support with hard facts.ABSOLUTE TRUTHS (1995)
I retorted that of course no adventuress could be taken seriously unless she wore a pink trouser-suit and talked with an American accent.ABSOLUTE TRUTHS (1995)
She was a homely woman from a small town, not some wild-eyed adventuress who could take on the world.HEAVEN, TEXAS (1995)
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