adventurers



adventurers defined in 1939 year

adventurers - Adventurers;
adventurers - In general, men who go forth in search of something vague or unknown. In English history the term is applied to those who, in the time of Elizabeth, went out to seek wealth in Muscovy, Cathay, or the Indies by plundering the Spaniards, or in other ways; to those who bought and settled on the land in Ireland confiscated after the rebellion of 1641; and to those who, in the 17th and 18th centuries, drained the fenlands of East Anglia.

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