Definitions for pioneer
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pioneer, innovator, trailblazer, groundbreakernoun
someone who helps to open up a new line of research or technology or art
one the first colonists or settlers in a new territory
"they went west as pioneers with only the possessions they could carry with them"
pioneer, open upverb
open up an area or prepare a way
"She pioneered a graduate program for women students"
take the lead or initiative in; participate in the development of
"This South African surgeon pioneered heart transplants"
open up and explore a new area
to take part in the early development of; to break ground in; to invent or originate.
One who goes before, as into the wilderness, preparing the way for others to follow
A person who is first or among the earliest in any field of inquiry, enterprise, or progress
A soldier detailed or employed to form roads, dig trenches, and make bridges, as an army advances; a sapper.
A member of any of several European organizations advocating abstinence from alcohol.
A child of 1016 years in the former Soviet Union, in the second of the three stages in becoming a member of the Communist Party.
To go before and prepare or open a way for; to act as pioneer.
Etymology: From pionier, peonier, from peon (modern French: pion). See pawn in chess.
Samuel Johnson's Dictionary
One whose business is to level the road, throw up works, or sink mines in military operations.
Etymology: pionier, from pion, obsolete Fr. pion, according to Joseph Justus Scaliger, comes from peo for pedito, a foot soldier, who was formerly employed in digging for the army. A pioneer is in Dutch, spagenier, from spage, a spade; whence Franciscus Junius imagines that the French borrowed pagenier, which was afterwards called pioneer.
Well said, old mole, can’st work i’ th’ ground so fast?
A worthy pioneer? William Shakespeare, Hamlet.
Three try new experiments, such as themselves think good; these we call pioneers or miners. Francis Bacon.
Even the paths, and make the highways plain. Edward Fairfax.
Of labouring pioneers
A multitude with spades and axes arm’d,
To lay hills plain, fell woods or vallies fill. John Milton.
The Romans, after the death of Tiberius, sent thither an army of pioneers to demolish the buildings, and deface the beauties of the island. Joseph Addison, Remarks on Italy.
a soldier detailed or employed to form roads, dig trenches, and make bridges, as an army advances
one who goes before, as into the wilderness, preparing the way for others to follow; as, pioneers of civilization; pioneers of reform
to go before, and prepare or open a way for; to act as pioneer
Etymology: [F. pionier, orig., a foot soldier, OF. peonier, fr. OF. peon a foot soldier, F. pion. See Pawn in chess.]
Pioneer is a village in Williams County, Ohio, United States. The population was 1,369 at the 2010 census.
Chambers 20th Century Dictionary
pī-ō-nēr′, n. one of a party of soldiers who clear the road before an army, sink mines, &c.: one who goes before to prepare the way for others.—v.t. to act as pioneer to.—ns. Pī′oner (Shak.), a pioneer; Pī′oning (Spens.), the work of pioneers: military works. [O. Fr. peonier (Fr. pionnier)—pion, a foot-soldier—Low L. pedo, pedonis, a foot-soldier—L. pes, pedis, a foot.]
The numerical value of pioneer in Chaldean Numerology is: 6
The numerical value of pioneer in Pythagorean Numerology is: 1
I realized I’m a learner, adopting a growth mindset, being open-minded, being curious, being open-hearted to new people and new ideas and learning is important right now. The world is going to look fundamentally different - and that will help you become a pioneer in the new normal.
The contract that we have with Fos, the maritime contractor that we have there, the lease that they have in terminal 5 we think they are legally valid and indeed have tested it and are ready to move ahead with putting the Polar Pioneer (rig) there, loading it out so it is ready for its journey to Alaska, we have not seen, apart from the protests, any legal obstacles for us to do that.
This is an important matter, it is a time where Princeton University has the opportunity to be a pioneer and make history and they need to consider this closely.
In true pioneer spirit, Utah County is honored to be the first place where a Blockchain vote was casted in a presidential general election.
Satyendar Jain said, per The Economic Times. Delhi in a way is a pioneer in it and plasma therapy benefits have been seen. You should go and ask family members of those patients who were administered the plasma therapy.
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- піянерка, піянерBelarusian
- průkopník, pionýrCzech
- Pionier, WegbereiterGerman
- pionnière, pionnierFrench
- प्रथम अन्वेषकHindi
- utász, pajtás, úttörő, pionírHungarian
- 先駆者, ピオネール, パイオニアJapanese
- pioneer, pionierDutch
- первооткрыватель, первопроходец, пионерка, пионерRussian
- пионир, pionirSerbo-Croatian
- priekopník, pionierSlovak
- піонерка, піонерUkrainian
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