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Definition of risk-taker in English:


A person who takes risks: Brunel was a risk taker who wanted to try new things
More example sentences
  • Those of us who are successful are definitely risk takers.
  • There don't seem to be a lot of risk takers in hip hop these days.
  • I'm not a risk taker at all.



noun & adjective

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