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Princeton's WordNet

  1. pioneer, innovator, trailblazer, groundbreakernoun

    someone who helps to open up a new line of research or technology or art


  1. innovatornoun

    Someone who innovates; a creator of new ideas.

Samuel Johnson's Dictionary

  1. Innovatornoun

    Etymology: innovateur, French, from innovate.

    I attach thee as a traiterous innovator,
    A foe to th' publick weal. William Shakespeare, Coriolanus.

    Every medicine is an innovation; and he that will not apply new remedies, must expect new evils; for time is the greatest innovator: and if time of course alter things to the worse, and wisdom and counsel shall not alter them to the better, what shall be the end? Francis Bacon, Essays.

    He counsels him to detest and persecute all innovators of divine worship. Robert South, Sermons.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Innovatornoun

    one who innovates

  2. Etymology: [Cf. F. innovateur.]

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of innovator in Chaldean Numerology is: 2

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of innovator in Pythagorean Numerology is: 2

Examples of innovator in a Sentence

  1. Ulrich Eichhorn:

    The German auto industry for Germany is the key industry, the key innovator, alternative drive systems are very important for us because they dictate how well the cars function, how their sustainability and environmental acceptability are and of course how well they sell.

  2. Lojze Wieser:

    He is the greatest innovator of language and word in global literature.

  3. Frank Weber:

    I do think there will be more of this in the future, the cruise industry is a very competitive industry. We are all trying to create the most attractive ship, and the best ship design for our guests. We want to be the leader and the innovator.

  4. Tanisha Patterson-Powe:

    It is overwhelming, yet an awakening experience to realize my grandmother wasn't just an ordinary woman, she was E-X-T-R-A-ordinary, she never' fit into a one size fit all box' as she was a master inventor and innovator -- a trailblazer setting her own trends within the community and her home.

  5. Gordon Johnson:

    When people say he’s a genius and innovator, it’s based on all his promises he never lives up to.

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