Definition of adventurist in English:

adventurist

adjective & noun

  • See adventurism

    • ‘They rightly fear that the adventurist posture may prove very costly to their own interests, even to survival.’
    • ‘There have been serious accidents in both countries' military installations and nuclear facilities, including scores of aircraft crashes, fires, and adventurist actions by commanders.’
    • ‘They know that the policy grows out of unnecessary and adventurist goals.’
    • ‘A single adventurist move can have catastrophic consequences for millions of people.’
    • ‘She also expressed sadness that people gossip casually on the prospect their government might be destabilized, or their elected leadership deposed by ‘adventurists’ when such talk ‘should alarm them.’’

Pronunciation

adventurist

/ədˈvɛn(t)ʃərɪst/