HyperDic: pioneer

English > 5 senses of the word pioneer:
VERBcreationpioneer, open upopen up an area or prepare a way / way
creationpioneer, initiatetake the lead or initiative in
cognitionpioneeropen ... / open up and explore a new area
NOUNperson pioneer, innovator, trailblazer, groundbreakersomeone who helps to open up a new line of research or technology / technology or art
person pioneerone the first colonists or settlers in a new territory
pioneer > pronunciation
Soundspay.ahnih'r
Rhymesacyclovir ... zaire / Zaire: 93 rhymes with ihr...
English > pioneer: 5 senses > noun 1, person
Meaningsomeone who helps to open up a new line of research or technology / technology or art.
Synonymsinnovator, trailblazer, groundbreaker
Broaderoriginator, conceiver, mastermindsomeone who creates new things
Spanishinnovador, novador, pionero
Catalaninnovador, pioner
Verbspioneeropen up an area or prepare a way / way
pioneertake the lead or initiative in
English > pioneer: 5 senses > noun 2, person
MeaningOne the first colonists or settlers in a new territory.
Example"they went west as pioneers with only the possessions they could carry with them"
InstancesBowie, Jim Bowie, James BowieUnited States pioneer and hero of the Texas revolt against Mexico
Chapman, John Chapman, Johnny AppleseedUnited States pioneer who planted apple trees as he traveled (1774-1845)
NarrowerbushmanA dweller in the Australian bush country
frontiersman, backwoodsman, mountain manA man who lives on the frontier
frontierswomanA woman who lives on the frontier
Broadersettler, colonistA person who settles in a new colony or moves into new country
Spanishpionero
Catalanpioner
Verbspioneeropen ... / open up and explore a new area
English > pioneer: 5 senses > verb 1, creation
Meaningopen up an area or prepare a way / way.
PatternSomebody ----s something
Example"She pioneered a graduate program for women students"
Synonymopen up
Broaderintroduce, innovateBring something new to an environment / environment
Spanishinnovar
Catalaninnovar, ser capdavanter
Nounspioneersomeone who helps to open up a new line of research or technology / technology or art
English > pioneer: 5 senses > verb 2, creation
MeaningTake the lead or initiative in; participate in the development of.
PatternSomebody ----s something
Example"This South African surgeon pioneered heart transplants"
Synonyminitiate
Narrowerestablish, found, plant, constitute, instituteSet up or lay the groundwork for
introduce, innovateBring something new to an environment / environment
mountput up or launch
organize, organise, prepare, devise, get up, machinateArrange by systematic planning and united effort
stage, arrangeplan, organize, and carry out (an event)
strike upBegin
trip, actuate, trigger, activate, set off, spark off, spark, trigger off, touch offput in motion or move to act
undertake, set about, attemptEnter upon an activity or enterprise
Broadercause, do, makegive rise to
Spanishdar inicio, incoar, iniciar, innovar, originar
Catalandonar començament, emprendre, incoar, iniciar, innovar, originar, prendre la iniciativa
Nounspioneersomeone who helps to open up a new line of research or technology / technology or art
English > pioneer: 5 senses > verb 3, cognition
Meaningopen ... / open up and explore a new area.
PatternSomebody ----s something
Example"pioneer space"
Broaderexploretravel to or penetrate into
Nounspioneerone the first colonists or settlers in a new territory

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