Definition of thrill seeker in US English:

thrill seeker

noun

  • A person who is eager to take part in exciting activities that involve physical risk.

    ‘thrill seekers are paying big bucks to swim with great white sharks’
    • ‘The 53-year-old thrill-seeker endures extreme heat, toxic gases, and the risk of 'lava bombs' to catch the breathtaking moments.’
    • ‘Thrill seekers can get a bigger rush for fewer bucks as National Roller Coaster Day is celebrated with discounted rates.’
    • ‘You don't have to be a thrill-seeker to explore the beautiful limestone caves of Fiji, but it helps!’
    • ‘I'm so happy that our kids are thrill seekers—they'd be having such a boring holiday otherwise, holding our bags while Bruce and I go on all the rides!’
    • ‘My favorite water ride is probably the wimpiest one in the park, but I'm not much of a thrill seeker.’
    • ‘Thrill seekers can zip down a 63 foot high, gravity-defying slide.’
    • ‘The area is a hotbed for skydiving, and attracts thrill seekers from around the world.’
    • ‘The amazing pictures show thrill seekers launching themselves off a Swiss cliff and free falling for 2000ft.’
    • ‘With locations like Canyonlands National Park, the entire state has become a mecca for thrill seekers.’
    • ‘A self-confessed thrillseeker, he has previously suffered "heaps" of motorcycle injuries and a serious skydiving accident.’
    • ‘The British thrill seeker faced his greatest fear when he came across a deadly, six metre anaconda in the murky Amazon River.’