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noun as in daredevil

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noun as in doer

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Example Sentences

She is certainly a risk-taker and attention-getter, but often for matters of costume, props, and behavior.

Foley was a risk taker who reported from the front lines, fully aware of the dangers that might entail.

Bonnett has been a risk taker since his early days in the field of geography.

Obama, despite the public perception that he was a cautious seeker of consensus, was a risk taker.

Mubarak would be careful, even plodding, never a risk-taker.

Every enterpriser is to some extent specializing as a risk-taker.

As the specialized risk-taker, he is the spring or buffer, which takes up and distributes the strain of industry.


On this page you'll find 35 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to risk-taker, such as: adventurer, stuntman, hot dog, madcap, show off, and stuntperson.

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