Explorer - definition, pronunciation, transcription

Amer.  |ɪkˈsplɔːrər|  American pronunciation of the word explorer
Brit.  |ɛkˈsplɔːrə|  British pronunciation of the word explorer

noun

- someone who travels into little known regions (especially for some scientific purpose) (syn: adventurer)
- a commercial browser (syn: ie)

Examples

The explorer gazed across the vast Arctic expanse.

...an intrepid explorer who probed parts of the rain forest never previously attempted...

With the Explorer pass, you can get on and off the bus as you please.

The 45 year-old explorer has been preparing for his latest expedition to the Arctic.

her explorer husband resisted all her attempts at domestication

Word forms

noun
singular: explorer
plural: explorers
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