A conqueror, especially one of the 16th-century Spanish soldiers who defeated the Indian civilizations of Mexico, Central America, or Peru.
An original settler or founder of a colony.
One who establishes something or formulates the basis for something:
A native or inhabitant of a mountainous area.
A person who invents; esp., one who devises a new contrivance, method, etc.
A person trained to pilot, navigate, or otherwise participate as a crew member of a spacecraft.
One who opens up new areas of thought, research, or development:
Any mechanical device, as a traveling crane, that moves or slides along a support
Find another word for explorers. In this page you can discover 12 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for explorers, like: adventurers, conquistadores, colonists, founders, navigators, mountaineers, seafarers, inventors, astronauts, wayfarers and pioneers.