risk-taker


risk-taker
risk-taker noun [countable] [singular risk-taker plural risk-takers]
Thesaurus: someone who is brave and willing to take riskssynonym
Main entry: risk-taking

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risk-taker noun, pl -ers [count]

I'm not much of a risk-taker. [=I don't like to take risks]

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Main Entry:risk-taking

Useful english dictionary. 2012.

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