What does breakthrough mean?

Definitions for breakthrough
ˈbreɪkˌθrubreak·through

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. discovery, breakthrough, find(noun)

    a productive insight

  2. breakthrough(noun)

    making an important discovery

  3. breakthrough(noun)

    a penetration of a barrier such as an enemy's defense

Wiktionary

  1. breakthrough(Noun)

    An advance through and past enemy lines (or vice versa).

  2. breakthrough(Noun)

    Any major progress; such as a great innovation or discovery that overcomes a significant obstacle.

    Albert Einstein is credited with making some of the greatest breakthroughs in modern physics.

  3. breakthrough(Noun)

    The penetration of the opposition defence

  4. breakthrough(Adjective)

    Characterized by major progress or overcoming some obstacle.

    a breakthrough technological advance

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How to say breakthrough in sign language?

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of breakthrough in Chaldean Numerology is: 8

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of breakthrough in Pythagorean Numerology is: 8

Examples of breakthrough in a Sentence

  1. Robert Boyce:

    I was hoping for this, it is kind of a breakthrough.

  2. Arjun Chaudhary:

    It’s not a technical breakthrough that needs to happen to make this a reality, it’s more a policy issue.

  3. British Foreign Secretary Philip Hammond:

    The work goes on. You are going to see ministers coming and going to maintain the momentum of these discussions. I don't think we're at any kind of breakthrough moment yet and we will do whatever we need to do to keep the momentum.

  4. Brad Templeton:

    They will not release an actual full self-driving product for some time, possibly several years, barring major breakthroughs, even with a major breakthrough they won't do it this year or next.

  5. Stanley Hubbard:

    Maybe she's another Margaret Thatcher. She's terrific, we think they're breakthrough people.

Images & Illustrations of breakthrough

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