adventuress Meaning, Definition & Usage
noun a woman adventurer
verb take a risk in the hope of a favorable outcome
risk; take a chance; hazard; take chances; chance; adventure; gamble; run a risk.
- When you buy these stocks you are gambling
verb put at risk
stake; jeopardize; hazard; venture; adventure.
- I will stake my good reputation for this
A female adventurer; a woman who tries to gain position by equivocal means.