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Definitions of pioneer:

  • noun:   one the first colonists or settler in a new territory
    Example: "They went west as pioneers with only the possessions they could carry with them"
  • noun:   someone who helps to open up a new line of research or technology or art
  • verb:   open up and explore a new area
    Example: "Pioneer space"
  • verb:   open up an area or prepare a way
    Example: "She pioneered a graduate program for women students"
  • verb:   take the lead or initiative in; participate in the development of
    Example: "This South African surgeon pioneered heart transplants"


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